Two further charges in Bulkington murder investigation

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TWO men being questioned on suspicion of the murder of David Gower have been charged with his death.

Mark John Francke, 42, and Harold Hurst, 46, were last night charged with the murder of David Gower and conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm.

They were remanded in custody overnight and will appear before magistrates in Nuneaton (Thursday).

Mr Gower, 37, was murdered in a large wooden outbuilding at a house in Rugby Road, Bulkington on Sunday, June 26.

Three men, arrested in July, have already been charged in relation to the murder.

Thirty-nine year-old Garry John Thomas Rahim, from Amstrong Avenue in Coventry and 44-year-old Colin David Potter, from Hipswell Highway in Coventry are charged with murder and 45-year-old Seymour George Young from Old Street in London, has been charged with conspiring to cause grievous bodily harm with intent. All three are remanded in custody.

One of the men was arrested in Rugby.

A fourth man, aged 27 years, also arrested in July, remains on police bail, pending further enquiries.