'Noisy' Essex home's equipment seized by council

Speaker seized from house
Image caption The people in the house had received numerous warnings about excessive noise

Electronic equipment has been stripped from a house in Essex after numerous warnings about excessive noise were ignored, a council has said.

Tendring District Council officers and police raided the house in Stourview Avenue, in Mistley, near Manningtree, on Friday, after neighbours complained.

They seized an amplifier, speakers, a stereo, radio, computer, games console and three televisions.

The council said it had served a noise abatement notice in December.

It said the noise had continued on numerous occasions since.

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