Two teenagers have been arrested after it's suspected they plotted to rob a taxi driver by luring him to a bogus midnight pick-up in Birmingham.
Birmingham taxi murder accused in court
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of young mum of three who was stabbed to death in a Birmingham Taxi.
Mother of three Natasha Trevis died from multiple stab injuries following the attack in Northfield on Tuesday August 7th.
Mr Oakes trial is likely to start in January.
Emergency workers were called to Dimsdale Road, near the junction with Hoggs Lane, at around 8am and found the 22-year-old victim in cardiac arrest after suffering multiple stab wounds.
Ms Trevis, from the Weoley Castle area of the city, was pronounced dead at the scene around 30 minutes later.
A man was arrested by police officers who found him in a garden in nearby Allens Farm around 10 hours after the attack.
He was charged by detectives and appeared before Birmingham Magistrates' Court on Wednesday 9th August.
27 year-old Chevaze McGregor pleaded guilty to killing the 2 year-old boy at an earlier hearing
The Chief Constable of West Midlands Police has warned forces across the UK are at breaking point because of funding cuts.
All of the more than 200 tower blocks in Birmingham are going to be fitted with sprinkler systems.
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