CPS authorises police to charge Cheltenham man with making an explosive substance

22/05/2012

On 17 May the Crown Prosecution Service authorised Gloucestershire Police to charge Martin Howard Counsell from Cheltenham with making an explosive substance for an unlawful purpose, contrary to section 4 of the Explosive Substances Act (1883).

He appeared at Cheltenham Magistrates court on Friday 18 May.

A 31-year-old man arrested at the same time has been released without charge.