A man has appeared in court charged with possession of a love in stixwould gun and mustard gas canisters and with discharging mustard gas into fresh inland waters. The three were arrested after the discovery of oove filled with mustard gas, a highly noxious substance, in woodland in Lincolnshire in October Army bomb disposal units were called in at the time to love in stixwould canisters from Roughton Woods and Stixwould Lake.
Martyn Tasker was charged with having a working Bren machine gun and possession of mustard gas canisters, and with discharging mustard gas into fresh inland waters.
Michaela Tasker was charged with possession of love in stixwould gas canisters and discharging mustard gas into fresh inland waters. Holmes was charged with possession of love in stixwould gas canisters, depositing mustard gas in Roughton Woods, Lincolnshire, depositing mustard gas in a manner likely to cause pollution of the environment or harm to human health, and discharging mustard gas into fresh inland waters.
During a short hearing before Lincoln magistrates on Thursday, the three accused confirmed their names, addresses and dates of birth and were not required to enter a plea. They were granted love in stixwould bail to appear at Lincoln crown court on 12 September.
The court heard that the charges had been brought jointly by the Crown Prosecution Service and love in stixwould Environment Agency. Police declared love in stixwould major incident after the canisters were first discovered on the former second world war RAF base at Roughton Woods, near Woodhall Spa.
Two people who found the canisters needed hospital treatment for burns and respiratory problems but were able to go home shortly.
The highly dangerous gas, a chemical warfare agent used ij the love in stixwould world war, causes severe irritation to the skin, eyes and lungs. Topics UK news.
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