A MAN from Grays has appeared in court to face a number of charges in relation to firearms and drug possession,
Robert Stokes, aged 46, of Rectory Road, Grays was charged with the following.
On 04/11/2016 at Grays had in your possession a quantity of cannabis a controlled drug of class B with intent to supply.
On 03/11/2016 at Grays in the county of Essex were concerned in the production of a quantity of cannabis.
On 03/11/2016 at Grays concealed, disguised, converted, transferred or removed criminal property, namely quantity of monies by means of hiding under a kitchen unit.
On 03/11/2016 at Grays without the authority of the Secretary of State, had in your possession a weapon designed or adapted for the discharge of a gas, namely CS Gas.
On 03/11/2016 at Grays in the county of Essex without the authority of the Secretary of State, had in your possession a firearm, namely Baikal pistol , which was less than 60 centimetres (approx 24 inches) in length overall.
Stokes was remanded in custody and will make his next appearance at Basildon Crown Court in December 5th.