Birmingham & Black Country

West Bromwich shooting: Two charged after man shot dead

Junction of High Street and Dartmouth Street in West Bromwich
Image caption The junction of High Street and Dartmouth Street in West Bromwich following the shooting

Two men have appeared in court charged with the murder of a man who was shot dead in a stationary car.

The victim, named locally as Carl Campbell, 33, died after being shot on High Street in West Bromwich at about 14:30 GMT on Tuesday.

Mohammed Humza, 19, and Vikesh Chauhan, 24, of no fixed address, appeared at Dudley Magistrates' Court on Thursday.

They were remanded in custody and will appear at Wolverhampton Crown Court on Friday.

The Birmingham Mail reported Mr Campbell was jailed in 2009 for causing the death by dangerous driving of Clarence Elwin in Tipton.

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