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Six arrested after petrol thrown over officers

Force and federation condemn 'despicable and sustained' attack.

Attack scene: Screengrab from a Crimewatch Basildon video

Attack scene: Screengrab from a Crimewatch Basildon video

Date - 7th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Police have condemned a “despicable” attack on officers threatened with a hammer and hospitalised after being doused in petrol. Six people remain in custody in connection with the incident that saw two Essex officers treated for the...
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