Appeal after liquid thrown from van in Leigh-on-Sea

Police are appealing for information following an assault on Progress Road, Leigh-on-Sea, on Sunday May 10 at around 9pm.

A white transit van pulled alongside a Grey Honda CR-V Estate and threw a white unknown liquid at the car’s windscreen.

The two vehicles continued onto the A127 where someone from the van threw a second batch of the same substance at the car this time landing on the passenger in the car.

The van turned off the A127 into the A129.

If you have any information, please contact Southend Local Policing Team on 101, quoting crime reference  42/66814/20.

Information can also be given completely anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or visiting


Mick Ferris

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