Police remain at the scene of a serious incident at a Braintree petrol station this morning. 

Officers were called to the Texaco garage at 1.22am this morning (Friday, October 1) after reports of a robbery. 

Officers remain at the scene of the petrol station at Galleys Corner roundabout on the A120. 

Two people have been arrested.

A police spokesman said: "We were called at around 1:22am today (Friday 1 October) to the Texaco garage at Galleys Corner roundabout on the A120 following reports of a robbery.

"Officers arrived on scene and quickly made two arrests.

"A 36-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of robbery and a 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary.

"Both remain in custody. No-one was injured during the incident.

"Anyone with information should 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.

"You can also call us on 101 quoting crime reference 42/214123/21."
 

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