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Vigil held for Birmingham dead

A vigil has been held for the three men who were killed when they were hit by a car in Birmingham on Tuesday night.

Haroon Jahan, 21, died along with Shahzad Ali, 30, and Abdul Musavir, 31, as they protected property during disorder in the city.

The three men were part of a crowd of about 80 people guarding property in Dudley Road in the Winson Green area.

Police have arrested a 32-year-old man on suspicion of murder.

Jeremy Cooke reports.

  • 11 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK