Man charged over stabbings in Birmingham

LONDON (AP) — A 27-year-old man appeared in court via videolink yesterday to face charges of murder and seven counts of attempted murder after a series of stabbings in the central England city of Birmingham.

Zephaniah McLeod spoke to confirm his personal details during his five-minute court appearance. He was remanded to appear at the city’s Crown Court today, again via videolink, because of coronavirus safety measures.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin