ESSEX Police were called to a report of a disturbance in High Street, Grays, shortly after 6.30pm on Saturday, December 2.
It was reported that a group of between three to four men were involved in a fight and a knife had been seen.
Officers attended and searched three men who were believed to be involved. No trace of a knife was found.
Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to contact Grays LPT on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.