A MAN has appeared in court charged with possession of a replica gun, a knife, a bottle of ammonia and class A drugs.

Liam Wolff, 27, of Seaview Road, is alleged to have been in possession of cocaine with intent to supply in Ashingdon on November 28.

He is also charged to have had a black Glock replica firearm with intent o cause another fear of violence, a kitchen knife and a bottle containing ammonia.

Wolff faces a further charge that he was in possession of two ecstasy tablets.

He appeared at Southend Magistrates’ Court but did not enter a plea. He will appear at Basildon Crown Court on July 24.