ESSEX Police is appealing for witnesses following reports that a man had been assaulted while on Southend Road, Grays around 12am on Monday 30 November.
They have received reports of an altercation between a group of men, which resulted in a man sustaining life-threatening injuries.
A 26-year-old man from Grays has been arrested in connection.
The road was temporarily closed while officers conducted their investigation.
We would like to speak to anyone who was in the area around this time and saw any suspicious or unusual behaviour.
We’re also keen to hear from anyone who has doorbell, CCTV, or dash cam footage which captured what happened.
If you have any information, please go to our website home page and select the ‘Live Chat’ button at the bottom right of the page. Here, between 7am-11pm, you will be able to provide information by speaking to one of our online operators to ensure your report is dealt with as quickly as possible.
Alternatively, you can submit an online report or call 101.
Information can also be given to independent charity Crimestoppers completely anonymously.
Please reference incident 49 of 30 November when providing any information to ensure it gets to the investigating officer as quickly as possible.