A 24-year-old has admitted possessing a Taser and cocaine.

Jason Thomas, of Walter Mead Close in Ongar, pleaded guilty to possesion of the weapon and 28 grams of the class A drug in Ongar on August 15 when he appeared in Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court yesterday.

Mr Thomas was released on unconditional bail until he appears at Chelmsford Crown Court for sentencing.

The date is yet to be set.