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Birmingham riot: Two arrested over Winson Green deaths

(From left) Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir
Image caption Haroon Jahan, Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir died after being hit by a car in Winson Green

Two more people have been arrested in connection with the deaths of three men who were killed during rioting in Birmingham.

Haroon Jahan, 21, and brothers Shazad Ali, 30, and Abdul Musavir, 31, died after being hit by a car on Dudley Road, Winson Green, on 10 August.

Two men, aged 29 and 30, from Birmingham, were arrested by detectives on Tuesday afternoon.

Four people, including a 17-year-old boy, have been charged with murder.

Adam King, 23, of no fixed address, Joshua Donald, 26, of Kelsall Croft, Ladywood, Ian Beckford, 30, from Quinton and the 17-year-old have been remanded in custody.

Liam Young, 28, of Bryant Road, Winson Green, has been charged with perverting the course of justice.

A further four males are on police bail over the matter.

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