Edward Wilson Wiki – Bio
Edward Wilson, 39, the suspect has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the fatal stabbing of Akeem Francis-Kerr, 29, at the Valesha nightclub on Saturday morning.
West Midlands Police were called to Valesha’s nightclub, also known as the Colosseum, on Newport Street in the city center shortly after 5 am. following reports that a man, known as ‘Keemz’, had been stabbed to death. We know there have been concerns about recent knife crime in the city and we have been working hard, along with our partners, to reduce the risk of violence.
Edward Wilson is 39 years old.
Arrested suspect accused of stabbing death in a nightclub
Edward Wilson, from Oldbury, has now been charged with murder and is due to appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court today, March 18. Following the 29-year-old’s death, friends flooded social media with tributes, writing of his “humble nature and infectious smile” and that he was “known to many and loved by all.”
“That contagious smile is gone forever, always so polite, humble, and respectful to me,” wrote one. Another added: ‘It breaks me to hear what happened to Keemz. He rests in paradise young king. Sending love and strength to his family and friends. Today is a sad day!! He is known to many and loved by all.’
And another said: ‘This one here broke my heart, rips off Keemz, my little love from Wolverhampton. Honestly, I can’t believe it, I don’t understand that we literally went out together a few months ago… Rest in heaven, honey.’