Second man charged with murder of James Teer
Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of James Teer in Erdington have today (16 August) charged a second man with his murder.
Ty Blake was arrested from his home address yesterday on suspicion of killing Mr Teer in Goosemoor Lane last Thursday (8 August).
The 18-year-old from Shustoke Road, Shard End, has now been remanded in custody to appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court tomorrow (17 August).
A post mortem examination revealed that Mr Teer, aged 20, died as a result of a gunshot wound.
Detectives are still keen to hear from anyone with information which can assist with enquiries.
They can be contacted via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight, call 101 anytime, or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
**Sharn Miles, 19, of Gowan Road, Alum Rock, was also charged with murder earlier this week.