Police are on the scene of a serious assault at Lakeside Shopping Centre. 

The attack happened around 4.30pm today (April 28) near to the food court. 

A man was seriously assaulted by two men. 


Police have now launched a murder investigation after the victim of the attack died. 

The latest on this breaking story is available here

A police spokesman said: "If you saw anything or have any footage please contact us.

"If you have any information you can submit a report online at https://www.essex.police.uk or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

"Please quote incident 750 of 28 April.

"You can also call us on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."