Police Arrest Two People Over Birmingham Shop Owner Murder

9 February 2016, 14:22 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

Tanveer Iqbal

A man and woman have been arrested over the death of music shop owner Tanveer Iqbal.

A 36-year-old woman and a 43-year old man are being questioned by West Midlands Police after Mr Iqbal's body was found in the boot of his own car. 

The 33-year-old was discovered in Portland Road, Edgbaston on the 1st of February.

Lead Inspector Paul Joyce said: “Investigations into the death are ongoing; we are still appealing for anyone with information that will assist our enquiries to get in touch.

“I am particularly keen to speak to anyone who may have seen Mr Iqbal between closing his shop, Hi-Tech Music in Shireland Road, Smethwick on Sunday 31 January and the time he was discovered on Monday 1 February. I also want to speak to anyone who had any contact with Mr Iqbal on Sunday 31 January".