Driver who jumped red light in fatal crash is jailed
A driver who killed a passenger after jumping a red light in Birmingham has been jailed.
Florin Marin fled from the scene of the fatal crash in Lichfield Road, Aston, on 21 January this year, but was found by officers minutes later hiding in a nearby garden.
Uncle jailed for perverting course of justice in murder investigation
A man has been jailed after encouraging his nephew to lie to police following the fatal stabbing of Hazrat Umar in February 2019.
Adam Muhammed brutally attacked the 18-year-old with a Rambo-style knife in Bordesley Green before fleeing the scene and leaving his victim for dead.
Man is charged as Smethwick murder victim is named
We have charged an 18-year-old man with murder after a fatal stabbing in Smethwick, as the teenage victim is named as Derlarno Samuels.
Derlarno, who was aged 17, was found with stab injuries in a car that crashed in Heath Street, Smethwick, at around 4.10pm on Saturday (1 May).