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Murder charges after man fatally stabbed in Lozells

Mazammal Mahmood Butt Image copyright West Midlands Police
Image caption Officers found Mazammal Mahmood Butt with serious injuries

A man and a woman have appeared in court charged with the murder of a man fatally stabbed in Birmingham.

Police found Mazammal Mahmood Butt, 27, with serious injuries on Lozells Street, Lozells, on Sunday afternoon.

Mobeen Shahzad, 27, of Osborne Grove, Lozells, and Sheridan Fitzsimmons, 28, of Conybere Street, Highgate, Birmingham, were remanded in custody at the city's magistrates' court.

They are due at Birmingham Crown Court on Thursday.

A post-mortem examination found Mr Butt died from a single stab wound.

He was confirmed dead before arriving at hospital.

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