Copter called in as cops nick three after home raid

THE police helicopter was used to help track down two suspects as police responded to an aggravated burglary in Grays today (Tuesday, 4 December).
Police arrested three men following the initial raid in Cromwell Road, Grays, at around 2.35am.
A police spokesperson said: “We arrived at the scene to find three people inside the property and a man suffering facial injuries.
“An 18-year-old man was arrested at the scene and the other two men ran away.
“The men, aged 19 and 20, were located in Hogg Lane, Grays, with assistance from the police helicopter. They remain in custody for questioning.”