Birmingham & Black Country

Birmingham riot: Three held 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

Three more suspects have been arrested on suspicion of murdering three men who died during the Birmingham riots.

Haroon Jahan, 21, and brothers Shahzad Ali, 30, and Abdul Musavir, 31, were hit by a car while protecting homes and stores in Winson Green in August.

Three men from Birmingham were arrested at a flat in the Druids Heath area of the city, just before 15:00 BST.

West Midlands Police said the victims' families had been informed about the latest arrests.

Five people have previously been charged with murder.

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