A BASILDON man has appeared in court after being charged with ten counts of supplying class A drugs as well as other offences.

Jon Morton, 41, from Southwark Path, Basildon appeared in Chelmsford Magistrates Court today for allegedly supplying crack, cocaine and heroin.

He has also been charged with burglary, theft and abstracting electricity.

Kim Orford, 24, from Edinburgh Way, Pitsea also appeared facing charges of burglary, theft, abstracting electricity and obstructing a constable in the execution of his duty on November 11.

The pair were arrested following an incident in Southwark Path, Basildon on January 10.