A SECOND man has been arrested in connection with the attempted robbery of a car in south-west Essex.
The attack happened in Aveley when the occupants of a Vauxhall Astra were approached by two men in Belhus Park Leisure Centre car park shortly before 8pm on Thursday, October 6.
On Thursday, November 3, a 31-year-old man from Canning Town in east London was arrested and later released on police bail until Friday, January 13, 2012 pending further enquiries.
An 18-year-old man was arrested at his home address in Milton Keynes on Tuesday, October 18 and subsequently charged with one count of attempted robbery and one count of being in possession of a Class B drug.
Jeffrey Capelllo, a student from Leaberry in Milton Keynes, appeared at Basildon Magistrates Court on Wednesday, October 19 and was remanded in court custody until his appearance at Basildon Crown Court on Friday, January 13, 2012.