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Looted shop murders - man in court

A 29-year-old man is due in court charged with the murders of three men who were hit by a car while protecting shops and homes from looters.

Haroon Jahan, 21, and brothers Shazad Ali, 30, and Abdul Musavir, 31, died in the early hours of August 10 during riots in the Winson Green area of Birmingham.

A 29-year-old man who was arrested on Tuesday afternoon has been charged with murder, West Midlands Police said.

He will appear at Birmingham Magistrates' Court for a preliminary hearing.

A second man, also 29, who was also arrested on Tuesday in connection with the deaths, was bailed pending further inquiries, police said.

Liam Young, 28, Ian Beckford, 30, Joshua Donald, 26, Adam King, 23, and a 17-year-old who cannot be named, have already been charged with murder and have been remanded in custody.

Four other males - aged 17, 23, 32 and 33 - have also been arrested and bailed pending further inquiries.

Eleven men have so far been arrested by police investigating the killings.

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