BULKINGTON MURDER: Third man charged

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POLICE charged a third man late last night (Thursday) in connection with the murder of 37-year-old David Gower in Bulkington

Seymour George Young, 45, from Steadman Court, Old Street in London is charged with conspiring to cause grievous bodily harm with intent.

Garry John Thomas Rahim, 39, from Armstrong Avenue in Coventry and Colin David Potter, 44, from Hipswell Highway, Coventry have both been charged with Mr Gower’s murder.

Garry Rahim has also been charged with conspiracy to cause grievous bodily harm with intent.

All three men are due to appear before Nuneaton Magistrates this morning (Friday).

Police have released a fourth man, aged 27 from Coventry on police bail, pending further enquiries.

Mr Gower was found dead in an outbuilding at the rear of a house in Rugby Road, Bulkington on Sunday, June 26.

Police attended at 4.55pm following a report of a gun being fired.

Mr Gower was declared dead at the scene. A post mortem examination showed he had died from stab injuries and had also suffered a gunshot wound to his hip.

It was initially thought one of the men arrested was from Rugby. Warwickshire Police have now clarified that one of the men was arrested in Rugby but does not live in the town.