News Archive for November 2020
Man convicted of Coventry flatmate murder
**UPDATE: On Tuesday 1 December, Chibnall was sentenced to life in prison with a minimum term of 18 years**
A man has been convicted of murder after stabbing his flatmate and leaving the body in the property for up to six weeks - while he continued to live there.
More than 100 fines issued as illegal rave broken up
We've issued more than 100 fixed penalty notices after officers broke up an illegal rave despite being pelted with missiles.
We acted on information and discovered an unlawful music event being held in a disused warehouse in Birmingham last night (28 November).
Tributes paid to cyclist killed in Darlaston
Tributes have been paid to a 'gentle' and 'deeply caring' teenager who was killed after being hit by a car in Darlaston.
Florentine Chinanga-Chou suffered serious injuries after being struck by a Vauxhall Corsa on Midland Road on Friday morning (27 November).
Two drivers jailed after passenger killed in fatal collision in Sutton Coldfield
Two drivers have been locked up after a 43-year-old passenger died following a high-impact collision on a dual carriageway in Sutton Coldfield.
Anthony Moran was a front seat passenger in a silver Renault Megane when the fatal crash happened in the early hours of 8 December 2018.
Police investigation into death of Coventry man
We have launched an investigation after a man was seriously assaulted yesterday afternoon (26 November).
We were called to Milverton Road at around 5pm following reports of a disorder.
A 74-year-old man was taken to hospital where he sadly died last night.
Fast food delivery driver convicted of rape in Coventry
A 52-year-old fast food delivery driver has been convicted of raping a woman in Coventry.
Naiem Malik Suleman offered the 22-year-old woman a lift in his car in the early hours of 19 January last year, after she had split up from her friends on a night out.
Family of murdered Gary Warner call for peace and privacy at funeral
The family of a man murdered in Sutton Coldfield last month are asking the community to respect their wishes for a quiet and peaceful funeral tomorrow (Tuesday).
Gary Warner, aged 31, was stabbed in the chest and tragically died from his injures on 31 October.