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James Teer murder: Second arrest after drive-by shooting

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

A second person has been arrested over the murder of a man killed in a drive-by shooting near his home.

James Teer, 20, died in Goosemoor Lane, Erdington, Birmingham, after a shot was fired during the evening of 8 August.

An 18-year-old man from Shard End in the city was arrested on Thursday afternoon.

Sharn Miles, 19, of Gowan Road, Alum Rock, has been charged with murder and remanded in custody to appear at Birmingham Magistrates' Court later.

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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