Update
Man charged with Adrian Locke murder

Wednesday 09 January 2013 Updated: 10/01 11:26

Latest News

A MAN in his 20s has been charged with the murder of Adrian Locke in Worcester last Wednesday evening (January 2).

Mr Locke, of Wych Road, Droitwich, was found by paramedics with stab wounds outside an address in Teme Road, Tolladine, at around 7.20pm.

Despite their efforts, Mr Locke was confirmed dead at the scene by a doctor a short while later.

Micah Golding, of Cross Farm Road, Harbourne was arrested in Birmingham at around 7pm on Sunday and appeared at Worcester Magistrates Court this morning (Wednesday).

As well as being charged with the murder of Mr Locke, the 21-year-old has also been charged with two counts of conspiracy to supply heroin and crack cocaine from an address on Teme Road in Worcester between December 2012 and January 3 2013.

He will appear at Worcester Crown Court tomorrow (Thursday). The drugs charges allege he conspired with Rafael Marks, aged 20 and of Nooklands Croft, Birmingham.

Marks was charged earlier this week with the same drug offences as well as possession of an illegal firearm, which relates to an offence from May 2011 in Birmingham when officers from West Midlands Police recovered a handgun.

He appeared at Worcester Magistrates' Court on Monday (January 7) and was remanded into custody to appear at Worcester Crown Court on April 8.

Regional news »


Stratford Observer
Life-saving equipment now outside district council offices

HELP is at hand for heart attack victims after life-saving ...

Bromsgrove Standard
Bromsgrove Fairtrade event this weekend as town retains its status

A SPECIAL event being held this weekend will now be ...

Redditch Standard
Shadow minister calls for combined care

HEALTH chiefs would be held more accountable for the closure ...

Evesham Observer
Strong winds and heavy rain tonight

A WEATHER warning has been issued about strong winds and ...