Guilty plea

A GREAT Cornard man accused of threatening a police officer with an air rifle has appeared in court.

Jason Parker, 21, of Maldon Court, pleaded guilty at Ipswich Crown Court on Thursday to possession of an air rifle with the intent to cause fear of violence against Pc Jake Lees in Sudbury on April 7.

He was released on unconditional bail to return to the court for sentencing on June 18.