December 6 2013 Latest news:
Ramzy Alwakeel, Reporter
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
The theft of a Porsche and a Mercedes in Brentwood last night sparked a police hunt and the arrest of two men.
One, a 24-year-old from Gidea Park, was arrested on suspicion of theft from a motor vehicle and burglary.
The second, a 27-year-old of no fixed address, was also arrested on suspicion of burglary. Both men are being questioned by Essex Police this morning.
A green Porsche Cayenne and a silver Mercedes C270 were reported stolen from a driveway in Mascalls Lane, Brentwood, at about 1am.
The Porsche was found abandoned at Nags Head Lane and the Mercedes in London Road.
Officers from Brentwood, the operational support group from Boreham, the dog unit and the police helicopter searched the area before the arrests were made.
A 41-year-old man has been stabbed at an address in Harold Hill.