Chelmsford BP garage shooting trial to begin

John Pordage was shot dead last August Credit: Facebook.

A 16-year-old boy is due to go trial today accused of killing a man at an Essex petrol station last year.

John Pordage was shot outside the BP garage in Chelmsford in August 2017.

The 16-year-old denies murder.

Another teenager - 18-year-old Saul Stanley - is also in court for perverting the course of justice and possession of a firearm.