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Two more men charged with murdering Mohammed Ayaz in Bradford

Mohammed Feazan Ayaz Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Mohammed Feazan Ayaz was found dead in the street in Bradford

Two more men have been charged with murdering a 20-year-old man whose naked dead body was found in a street.

Mohammed Feazan Ayaz was found in Saffron Drive, Bradford, on 1 July.

Farrekh Ejaz, 30, of Tower Road, Shipley, and Robert Wainwright, of Mannville Terrace, were remanded in custody by Bradford magistrates.

Their appearance came as another man Suleman Khan, 20, was at the city's crown court also accused of murder.

Mr Khan, of Sandford Road, Bradford, appeared alongside 19-year-old Shaoib Shafiq, of Gladstone Street, Bradford and a 16-year-old boy who are both charged with assisting a offender.

All three are due to appear again on 9 August.

Meanwhile, Mr Ejaz and Mr Wainwright are due to appear before Bradford Crown Court on Thursday.

West Yorkshire Police said two other men, aged 27, had also been arrested on suspicion of murder, along with a 47-year-old woman, arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

All three remain in custody.

Another two men, aged 23 and 24, who were arrested for assisting an offender, have been bailed.

The force said a 21-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender had been released without charge and a 28-year-old woman, also arrested for the same offence, had been released under investigation.

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