Grays man charged with drug offence following police stop on A12

A man has been charged and remanded into custody for a drug related offence, after being stopped and arrested on the A12 yesterday.

Following a routine stop check of a vehicle on the A12 at around 8am, the driver was arrested. 

Dave Steingold, 52, of London Road, Grays has since been charged with possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and possession of an offensive weapon. 

He is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates Court today