Teenager charged with murder of Azim Azam in Birmingham
- 18 September 2013
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
A teenager has been charged with the murder of a college student who was stabbed in Birmingham.
Azim Azam, 16, from Billesley, was found collapsed in the street after getting off the number two bus in Moseley at 08:30 BST on Monday.
Police said a 17-year-old from Kings Heath, who cannot be named due to his age, would appear at Birmingham Youth Court on Thursday charged with murder.
A post-mortem examination revealed Azim died of a single stab wound.
He was found lying in Yardley Wood Road at its junction with Hayfield Road on Monday.
He later died in hospital.