18-year old remanded in custody over Chelmsford petrol station murder

John Pordage was shot dead in August 2017 Credit: Family photo

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.

The scene of the shooting Credit: ITV News Anglia

He’s due to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court tomorrow morning to enter a plea.

John Pordage's family arrived at court for the hearing Credit: ITV News Anglia