Rugby man arrested for murder

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A MAN from Rugby has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Bulkington man David Gower.

Mr Gower, 37, was killed on June 26 and found dead in an outbuilding at the rear of a house in Rugby Road. On Tuesday July 26 three men were arrested in connection with his murder and are currently being questioned by detectives. They were arrested in a co-ordinated operation which began at about 4.30am at addresses in Coventry and Rugby, police have said.

Police attended Bulkington on June 26 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 to his chest and had also suffered a gunshot wound to his hip.