A woman has been charged and will appear in court today in connection with an incident at Colchester.
Our officers were called to Penrice Close shortly before 3.30pm on Tuesday 22 March.
A woman was taken to hospital for treatment for injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.
Solie Essla, 19, of Forest Road, Colchester, has been charged with attempted grievous bodily harm (GBH), assault by beating and possession of an offensive weapon.
She is due to appear at Colchester Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 24 March.
Chief Superintendent Simon Anslow said:
“Thankfully, incidents of this nature are rare in Colchester and the town remains a safe place in which to live and work. “We do not believe there to be a wider risk to the public but you can expect to see a continued visible police presence in the Greenstead area in the coming days. “If you have any concerns or any information, please come and speak to one of our officers.”
We need anyone who saw anything or has any CCTV, dash cam, or doorbell footage to contact us. Please quote incident 769 of March 22 when providing information.
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If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.