Mormon Bishop David Charmbury out of intensive care after carjacking

Church of Latter Day Saints in Clopton Crescent, Chelmsley Wood Credit: BPM Media

A Mormon bishop who suffered severe head injuries in a carjacking near Birmingham has been moved out of intensive care.

The condition of David Charmbury is continuing to improve and his condition is now described as stable."

– West Midlands Police

Mr Charmbury, 45, was placed in an induced coma after being dragged along by his own 4x4 outside a church in Chelmsley Wood on August 16.

Harley Hayes, 36, of Chelmsley Wood has been charged with assault and taking a vehicle by force over the incident.

Hayes is due to appear at Birmingham Crown Court on November 30.