Jamaican born Douane Brown will spend at least 21 years in jail for the killing.
Two Arrested Over Coventry Man's Death In Belgium
Two men have been arrested in Coventry over the death of a 49-year-old man in Belgium.
The victim's body was found the "Lappersfort" holiday home in Duksmuide, Moerestraat on 26 August. He was originally from the Stoke area of Coventry.
The pair, aged 24 and 26, were picked up at addresses in Brays Lane and Torcross Avenue, Stoke, on Tuesday 18th November.
They will appear before Westminster Magistrates Court to be extradited to Belgium to be formally interviewed by detectives about the murder.
Detective Sergeant John Garbett, from the force’s Homicide Team, said: "This was a very successful operation between the two police forces from England and Belgium to arrest these individuals."
A man's in hospital after being stabbed in Birmingham.
Ukip leadership candidate Bill Etheridge has withdrawn from the contest and called on rivals to back current deputy leader Paul Nuttall.
A seven-year-old boy had an "astonishing'' escape after a van ploughed into the back of a flatbed lorry in the West Midlands.
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