A group of suspects attempted to break into a shop in Clavering, and police are appealing for witnesses and information.

Police were called shortly before 3.15am on Sunday, December 3 to an ongoing disturbance at an address in Stortford Road.

It was reported a group of suspects were attempting to force entry into a shop.

Officers attended and found a Land Rover abandoned at the scene and damage caused to the property.

After a search of the area, another vehicle of interest - a white Volkswagen Golf - was found nearby.

Enquiries into this incident are ongoing. 

Police are appealing for any witnesses, or anyone who may have relevant doorbell or dash cam footage, to come forward.

You can get in touch by submitting a report on Essex Police's website or by using the online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.


Visit www.essex.police.uk/digital101 to find out more about the website reporting services.

Alternatively you can call police on 101, quoting incident 146 of December 3.

In an emergency always call 999.

If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.