TWO men will appear in court following the attempted robbery of two security guards outside a Tesco store in Clacton.

Karl Lawrence, 32, of Old Mill Place in London Road, Romford, and Tony Turner, 38, of no fixed address, will each face charges of attempted robbery and having a firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence.

The summons comes follows an incident outside Tesco at Brook Retail Park, London Road, on January 18, 2017.

They are due to appear at Colchester Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, August 6.