Man cleared over Birmingham flat explosion death
A man has been cleared of killing another man in an explosion in a flat.
Tobias Gordon, 32, was seriously injured the blast, which destroyed the ground-floor home in Aldersmead Road, Birmingham, in November 2014, and died a month later.
Darren Stevenson, of no fixed abode, was acquitted of manslaughter, arson and producing a class B drug, at Birmingham Crown Court on Friday.
The 30-year-old also suffered burns from the explosion.
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