A CHADWELL MAN was remanded in custody until February over an alleged kidnap and armed robbery at Matalan in Lakeside on Friday night.
Nathaniel Johnson, 23, Godman Road, Chadwell St Mary, spoke only to confirm his name and address at Basildon magistrates court.
He was accompanied by Daniel Bent, 24, Ardsley Road, East London.
Both men are accused of kidnapping at gunpoint, an employee of Matalan’s in Western Avenue, Lakeside and then robbing the store of £19.064 on Friday December 2nd.
Both men were remanded in custody to reappear at Basildon Crown Court on February 24th.