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Murder charge over Smethwick internet cafe stabbing

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Image caption Horace Williams, of West Bromwich, died of a single stab wound at the internet cafe on Cape Hill, Smethwick.

A man has been charged with murdering another man who was stabbed to death at an internet cafe.

Horace Williams, 36, died of a single stab wound in Cape Hill, Smethwick, on Saturday afternoon.

Douane Brown, 39, of Bickington Road, Birmingham, is due before Sandwell Magistrates' Court accused of Mr Williams' murder.

Mr Brown has also been charged with possession of a knife in public, said West Midlands Police.

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Image caption Part of Cape Hill in Smethwick, Sandwell was cordoned off by police on Saturday

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