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Man extradited from Jamaica charged with Bilston murder

Danny McCalla was shot dead at a nightclub in Bilston, near Wolverhampton, in November 2009.
Danny McCalla was shot dead at a nightclub in Bilston, near Wolverhampton, in November 2009. Credit: West Midlands Police

A man who was extradited to the UK from Jamaica has been charged with the murder of a 50-year-old man from Dudley.

Tony Ashman arrived at Gatwick Airport yesterday and has since been charged with the murder of Danny McCalla.

Mr McCalla was shot dead at a nightclub in Bilston, near Wolverhampton, in November 2009.

West Midlands Police liaised with the Crown Prosecution Service, the Home Office and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to secure Ashman's extradition.

Ashman is due to appear at Wolverhampton Magistrates' Court later today.

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