A 38-year-old man has pleaded guilty to committing an act with the intent to pervert the course of justice.
Christopher Wiseman,of Mitchell Avenue appeared at Chelmsford Crown Court on Wednesday October 2. He is due to be sentenced on October 23.
On Tuesday September 24, it was reported that at around 10am, a man had been injured when he attempted to defend himself from two teenagers who attacked him with a knife on Cusack Road, Chelmsford.
After a thorough investigation, two 17-year-old boys from Chelmsford arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm and a 15-year-old boy also from Chelmsford, arrested on suspicion causing grievous bodily harm, were released without charge.
Wiseman was subsequently charged with committing an act with the intent to pervert the course of justice.