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Three men charged with murdering Jason Osu in Liverpool
12:14pm Friday 6th September 2013 in News
THREE people have been charged with the murder of 31-year-old Jason Osu.
He was shot by gunmen as he arrived home in Beauclair Drive, Wavertree, Liverpool on November 19, 2012 and died of his injuries a week later.
A getaway car - stolen from Queens Park Leisure Centre on Boundary Road, St Helens on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 - was later found burning in Halsnead Avenue, Whiston.
A lengthy police investigation followed and last night Paul Croxton, 21, of no fixed address, Thomas White, 29, of Sefton and George McGovern, 54, of Sefton, were charged with murder.
Croxton and McGovern were also charged with conspiracy to commit criminal damage. This relates to an arson in Aughton on March 18 this year and a spate of shootings in Maghull between March 13 and March 27.
Croxton was also charged with possession of a firearm and McGovern was charged with possession of ammunition.