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James Teer shooting: Murder charge after Erdington man killed

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Image caption James Teer died in Birmingham, after a shot was fired on 8 August

A teenager has been charged with the murder of a man who was killed in a drive-by shooting near his home.

James Teer, 20, died in Goosemoor Lane, Erdington, Birmingham, after a shot was fired at 19:20 BST on 8 August.

Sharn Miles, 19, of Gowan Road, Alum Rock, has been remanded in custody to appear at Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Thursday.

A post-mortem examination revealed Mr Teer died as a result of a gunshot wound, West Midlands Police said.

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Image caption Mr Teer died at the scene in Goosemoor Lane, Erdington

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