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Hayley Pointon shooting death: Two charged with murder

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Image caption Hayley Pointon, 30, died following an incident at a house in Hinckley

Two men have been charged with the murder of a woman shot dead in 2013.

Hayley Pointon, 30, from Coventry, died following an incident at a house in Sunnydale Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, on 3 February.

Two 24-year-old men have been charged with murder and four men, aged 22, 26, 29 and 39, have been charged with assisting an offender.

All appeared at Leicester Magistrates' Court on Wednesday and were remanded in custody until 15 October.

Five of the men are from the Coventry area and the 39-year-old is from Rugby.

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