30th Nov, 2020

Three men charged over murder of Bromsgrove woman Zobaidah Salangy

Harry Leach 22nd Oct, 2020 Updated: 22nd Oct, 2020

THE body found near Copyholt Lane in Bromsgrove on Friday, October 16 has been formally identified as Zobaidah Salangy.

The 28-year-old went missing from her home on March 29 days after the lockdown was announced.

Three men have been charged in connection with her disappearance.

Nezam Salangy of Austin Road, aged 42, has been charged with murder.

Cardiff residents Mohammed Ramin Salangy, 29, and Mohammed Yasin Salangy, 32, have been charged with assisting an offender.

A trial has been set for March 16, 2021 at Worcester Crown Court.

Copyholt Lane was closed for some time but the road will be reopened today as police prepare to leave the scene.

Detective Chief Inspector Mark Peters of West Mercia Police said: “Our officers have been searching tirelessly for Zobaidah and although this is a very sad discovery, we hope this will now give some closure to her loved ones.

“We would like to thank the community for their patience and support whilst we carried out searches.”


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