A BARNSLEY man will appear in court this morning charged with burglary and possession of a firearm.

Gary Buckingham, 36, of Stacey Crescent, was arrested yesterday (Wednesday March 14) and charged with three counts of burglary, committed between May last year and March this year.

He's also charged with possession of a firearm.

He has been remanded into custody to appear before Barnsley Magistrates Court later this morning (Thursday March 15).