Man charged after double-stabbing in Birmingham

West Midlands Police has charged a 23-year-old man with two counts of murder following the fatal stabbing of two men in Birmingham city centre on Friday.

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A 23 year old man has tonight been charged with two counts of murder following the fatal stabbing of two men in #birmingham on Friday

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The man will appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court in the morning. Those killed were earlier named as Wayne Busst and Ian Watson-Gladwish.

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