Police officer charged with the murder of former Aston Villa player Dalian Atkinson


A police officer has been charged with the murder of Dalian Atkinson (former Aston Villa player).

The police officer has tasered Atkinson back in 2016 which lead to his death. A second police officer had been charged with assault resulting in bodily harm.

The Crown Prosecution service has stated that he will be charged with murder and will appear in court in Birmingham on Thursday.

-Sam Fitzsimons