Bristol

Rico Gordon death: Man charged with attempted murder

Rico Gordon
Image caption Rico Gordon, 21, was killed in a shooting on Stapleton Road

A man from London has appeared before magistrates in Bristol charged with two counts of attempted murder.

Rickel Adams, 26, of Janson Close, Neasden, was arrested at the weekend by detectives investigating the death of Rico Gordon, 21, also from London.

Mr Gordon, from Notting Hill, was shot dead on Stapleton Road, Easton, Bristol on 3 July.

Mr Adams, who is also charged with the possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life, was remanded in custody.

He is due to appear before Bristol Crown Court by video link on 14 November.

Shaka Anderson, 30, from Notting Hill, has been charged with Mr Gordon's murder and appeared before Bristol Crown Court on Monday afternoon.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear before the same court in February.

Five other men previously arrested remain on police bail, pending further enquiries.

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