Birmingham & Black Country

Three on murder charge at Birmingham Magistrates' Court

Three people charged with murdering a man who was shot in Birmingham have appeared before city magistrates.

Ricky Basra, 22, from Bilston in Wolverhampton, was found collapsed on Melville Road in Edgbaston on 21 June.

Barrington Jonathon Denny, 30, from Gladstone Road, Sparkbrook, Sarah Louise Singh, 31, of Colville Road, Sparkbrook, and Gary Narwain, 20, from Calthorpe Road, Walsall, were charged.

They were remanded in custody and are due at crown court on Wednesday.

Mr Basra has been described by relatives as "a much loved son, brother and nephew".

In a statement released by police, they said he "will be greatly missed by all his family who are left devastated by his loss".

Mr Basra was pronounced dead at the scene.

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