Johnson Crew v Burger Bar Boys shooting trial begins as two gang members appear in court
Two alleged gang members have gone on trial accused of shooting local rivals in a ‘turf war’ that left eight people with gunshot wounds.
Birmingham Crown Court was told that Ashai Gray and Reial Phillips were both members of the Burger Bar Gang and were involved in a series of shootings linked to an ongoing feud with rival gang members from the Johnson Crew.
The pair are accused of being involved in a series of gun attacks that took place last year in Nursery Road on July 20, Hurst Street five days later, Hunters Road on September 1 and Great Hampton Row on October 10.
A jury was told that... read more
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