Man in court over threats to Eastbourne MP

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An Eastbourne man will appear in court this morning (Wednesday) after being charged with allegedly making threats towards MP Caroline Ansell.

Mark Sands, 50, a factory worker, of Upperton Gardens, has been charged with sending by a ‘public electronic communication network’ an offensive, indecent, obscene or menacing message on Facebook against Mrs Ansell, according to Sussex Police.

He will appear at Hastings Magistrates’ Court.