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Miguel Reynolds murder: Six charged over Netherton shooting

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Image caption Six men were arrested on suspicion of murder and conspiracy to rob

Six men have been charged with murder over the shooting of a 21-year-old man on Merseyside.

Miguel Reynolds, from Manchester, was fatally wounded on Assissian Crescent in Netherton, Sefton in June 2018.

The men, aged between 20 and 30 and all from the Sefton area, were arrested on suspicion of murder and conspiracy to rob, Merseyside Police said.

Two were held during raids in Sefton and four were arrested in prisons on Merseyside and in the West Midlands.

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Image caption Miguel Reynolds was shot in Assissian Crescent in Netherton

They have been charged with murder, conspiracy to rob, and conspiracy to possess a firearm and ammunition.

All six were remanded in custody and will appear at Liverpool City Magistrates' Court on Friday.

Merseyside Police said a number of people had been previously arrested in connection with the shooting, but all had since been released under investigation.

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