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Daniel Kirkwood: Fifth man charged over Coventry club death

Daniel Kirkwood
Image caption Daniel Kirkwood collapsed and later died. He had a stab wound to the neck.

A fifth man has been charged in connection with a man's death at a nightclub in Coventry.

Daniel Kirkwood was found collapsed outside the Society Club in the early hours of Sunday, 15 March. He had a stab wound in his neck and was later pronounced dead.

Another man, 18, had a stab wound in his back and a 17-year-old had been slashed across the arm with a knife.

Ezra Scott, 21, of Birmingham, has been charged with murder.

Mr Scott, of Hawksyard Road, Erdington, will appear before Coventry magistrates on Monday. He has also been charged with three counts of wounding.

Four men from Birmingham have also been charged with murder. Seven other men arrested have been released on police bail.

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