In January, Redbrick reported that Birmingham was currently facing a surge in gun related crime. It has now been revealed that the West Midlands Police have apparently tied at least 20 shootings to the infamous Burger Bar Boys and Johnson Crew.
Following the recent crime surge within the Selly Oak area, another major crime has occurred 8-10 minutes away from the University campus, in Edgbaston. The body of a man reported as missing has been found in a car boot in Edgbaston.
Written by Isma Azad & Danyal Hussain on 2nd February 2016