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Kenichi Phillips shooting: Second arrest over Ladywood murder

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Image caption Kenichi Phillips was shot dead in a black Seat Leon in Ladywood on 17 March

A second man has been charged with murdering an 18-year-old who was killed in a drive-by shooting.

Kenichi Phillips was shot while sitting in a car in the Ladywood area of Birmingham on 17 March.

Dean Silvera, 37, from Perry Barr, has been remanded in custody to appear at Birmingham Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

It follows the arrest of a 17-year-old boy who was charged with murder last month, West Midlands Police said.

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A 22-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder the day after the shooting, remains on bail.

Image caption Dean Silvera, 37. was arrested on Tuesday, said West Midlands Police

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