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Woman charged in Kenichi Phillips investigation

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Police investigating the death of Birmingham teenager Kenichi Phillips have charged a 24-year-old woman with assisting an offender.

Shaleana Samuels, of Elmbridge Way, Dudley, has been bailed to appear before Walsall Magistrates Court on 10 March.

Kenichi Phillips died after being shot in Ladywood, Birmingham in March last year.

Teenager, Disham Downie, is currently serving life for his murder.


Firefighters dealing with office building fire in Ladywood

West Midlands firefighters are currently dealing with a fire at a three storey office building in Ladywood in Birmingham.

Crews were on the scene within four minutes. Three people are being treated for smoke inhalation.

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