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Last Updated: Monday, 3 October 2005, 19:38 GMT 20:38 UK
Man charged over pensioner death
A man has been charged with the murder of a Birmingham pensioner at his home.

Daniel McGann, described as a regular churchgoer, was found in the garden of his property on Dudley Park Road in Acocks Green on Thursday evening.

A 35-year-old man from Sparkhill, who was arrested on Saturday, has been charged with 73-year-old Mr McGann's murder and three counts of burglary.

He is due before Birmingham magistrates on Tuesday. Post-mortem tests showed Mr McGann died from head injuries.

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