Trial date set for man accused of firearm charge
PUBLISHED: 11:30 02 September 2019 | UPDATED: 13:44 02 September 2019
The trial of a man who was arrested after parts of an estate in Lowestoft was evacuated by police will take place early next year.
Clinton Hicks, 59, of Normanshurst Close, Lowestoft, appeared via a prison video link at Ipswich Crown Court on Monday, September 2.
Hicks, who was represented by Edward Renvoize, pleaded not guilty to possessing a prohibited firearm and possessing a prohibited weapon on July 28.
No application for bail was made at the hearing.
Hicks was remanded in custody and his trial - which is expected to last three days - will take place at Ipswich Crown Court on January 27.
A further case management hearing will take place on October 18.
Hicks was told he would be able to attend that hearing via a prison video link.
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