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In today's Gazette: Man found dead after alley attack
8:29am Monday 16th September 2013 in News
In today's Gazette: A man found dead in a flat was stabbed 48 hours earlier.
Neil Harvey, 34, of Laing Road, Greenstead, Colchester, was attacked in an alley by three men in what he described as a feud.
Two days later he was found dead in a flat in Avon Way, Greenstead.
* X Factor hopefuls Next of Kin say their phones have been ringing off the hook after their tear jerking audition.
Brothers Nathan, Keiran and Mark Bass reduced judge Nicole Sherzinger to tears with a song about their mum, Diane, and have now been put through to bootcamp.
* A cocker spaniel had to be put down after it was found emacitated and covered in its own excrement.
Colchester magistrates heard David Bramble, 33, and Amy James, 24, kept Tyson in the shed in their garden in Fairfax Road, Colchester. The couple admitted four charges of neglect. They will be sentenced on October 9.
* A man has been jailed for seven years for sexually assaulting a girl, 14, who later hanged herself.
Georgia Hedges was groomed and sexually exploited by Bramwell Walls, 38, who was a lodger at her parents' home in Witham.
* For more on these and other stories, see today's Gazette. There is always more in the paper than there is online.
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