A man arrested in connection with the death of 42-year-old Deniss Buzmakovs has been charged with his murder.
Aleksejs Lusnikovs, of Beckett Street, Bilston has been remanded in custody to appear before Walsall Magistrates Court today (Thursday 13 September).
Lusnikovs aged 42 and a 34-year old man, were arrested after Deniss was found in a property in Beckett Street with serious injuries at around 6:30pm on Sunday evening (9 September).
The 34-year-old man has been released with no further action.
A post mortem examination is due to be carried out today.
Detective Inspector Warren Hines from West Midlands Police’s Homicide Team, said: “This is a murder that has shocked the local community and we have been working flat-out to move the investigation forward.
“This is a significant development and we continue to support the many friends and family of Deniss at this sad time.”