POLICE have a charged a man in connection with a drive-by shooting in Quinton that happened last month.

An investigation was launched after shots were fired towards a vehicle as it travelled along Quinton Road West on Sunday September 10.

Chase McDowell, aged 27, from Bartley Green, has been charged with possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear and possession with intent to supply class B drugs, police said today.

He appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court yesterday morning (Thursday October 12) and has been remanded to appear at Birmingham Crown Court at a later date.