Further suspects charged after man's life threatened in Aylesham
Threats made to a man from Aylesham
and the discovery of a firearm has led to the charge of two further suspects.
On Monday 1 July 2019 the Crown Prosecution Service authorised a charge against Christian Elgar, 35, of no fixed address for conspiracy to murder.
The charge relates to an ongoing investigation led by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate after threats were made to a man’s life on Wednesday 1 May 2019.
Mr Elgar was remanded in custody and will next appear at Canterbury Crown Court on 5 August 2019.
Officers also charged Samuel Jameson, 24, of The Avenue in Hersden on Monday 9 July 2019 in connection with the incident. He has been charged with supplying firearms and remanded in custody to appear at Canterbury Crown Court on 5 August 2019.
On Wednesday 1 May 2019 a firearm was seized by Kent Police officers after they stopped a motorist just before midnight on the A28 in Sarre.
The weapon was found following the search of a nearby field and Robin Ling, 24, from Beach Road in Westgate-on-Sea was arrested along with 24-year-old Charlie Anderson of East Street in Canterbury.
The pair were subsequently charged with the possession of a firearm and ammunition as well as conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm. They are next due to appear at Canterbury Crown Court on 14 October 2019.