Warehouse shooting: Man charged with conspiracy to commit robbery

Detectives investigating the fatal shooting of a businessman at a drinks distribution warehouse in Birmingham have charged a man with conspiracy to commit robbery.

Akhtar Javeed was shot dead as masked men attempted to rob Direct 3 Ltd on Rea Street South in Digbeth on 3 February.

Sander Van Aalten, of Kyrwicks Lane, Sparkbrook will appear before Birmingham Magistrates Court this morning.