Man charged with Marlon's murder

By Chris Willmott Friday 31 May 2013 Updated: 31/05 14:02

Latest News

Buy photos » Murdered Marlon O'Reilly was killed by mistake.

A 33-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a father of two who was shot dead at a Birmingham pub.

Paul Davies is accused of killing Marlon O'Reilly, who was shot as he drank with friends in the Dovecote Pub in Cockshut Hill, on May 10.

Mr O'Reilly, who had two sons aged 15 and nine, was killed the day before his 34th birthday.

Mr Davies, of no fixed address, was remanded in custody by city magistrates to appear at crown court on June 4.

He is also accused of possession of a firearm with intent to commit harm.

A 26-year-old woman from Tile Cross in Birmingham continues to be questioned on suspicion of assisting an offender.

Share This

Regional news »


Coventry Observer
Cyclist dies after early morning crash in Binley

A CYCLIST has died following a crash in Binley in ...

Redditch Standard
Corking day on offer

A CORKING day is in store as the annual Headless ...

Leamington Observer
Serious injuries following crashes

A DRIVER was freed from this car after it was ...

Stratford Observer
Planning milestone reached for Stratford District Council

A MILESTONE was reached this week as council chiefs finally ...