Bradley Blundell has appeared at Chelmsford magistrates court over the murder of 34-year old John Pordage in August 2017.
The 18-year old is charged with murder, possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life, perverting the course of justice and handling stolen goods.
He spoke only to confirm his name, address and nationality.
Now with dark hair and dressed in jeans and a dark green tracksuit top he was remanded in custody.
He’s due to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court tomorrow morning to enter a plea.