Essex Police called to illegal rave

Police were pelted with objects by "hostile" partygoers as they tried to shut down an event in Essex attended by 200 people.

 

They were called to a unlicensed music event in a field off Forest Drive in Theydon Bois on Saturday night.

The force said a DJ had been playing loud music and officers were targeted as they tried to engage with revellers.

No officers were injured but one person was arrested.

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