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UPDATED: Coventry man charged in off-road bike murder probe

Editorial Correspondent 22nd Mar, 2020 Updated: 22nd Mar, 2020

A MAN has been charged with the murder in Coventry of Thady Joe Higgins who had allegedly been punched by an off-road biker.

Police say Mr Higgins had challenged a biker over his reckless riding near Jubilee Crescent, Radford, on Tuesday evening.

He suffered a serious head injury and never regained consciousness.

James Rowley has been remanded in custody to appear before Coventry Magistrates Court tomorrow (23 March).

The 20-year-old of Bowness Close, Radford, is also accused of dangerous driving and other motoring offences.

Police enquires continue.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to message the police via Live Chat on our website or call 101 quoting log 2824 from 17 March.

People can also call the charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111. Callers won’t be asked for their names and calls cannot be traced.

And they can also provide information through the Police Major Incident Public Reporting Site: https://mipp.police.uk/operation/20HQ19Z98-PO1

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