Footage released of riots involving Luton man

Wayne Collins
25-year-old Wayne Collins Photo: West Midlands Police

Police have released footage of rioting in Birmingham last summer in which a man from Luton took part.

25-year-old Wayne Collins was found guilty of riot, reckless arson and possession of a firearm following a five week trial at Birmingham Crown Court. He will be sentenced on Thursday 7 June along with five other men.

The trial heard how officers from West Midlands Police, and the force helicopter were shot at following a petrol bomb attack at the Bartons Arms in Aston in Birmingham in August 2011.