Another man charged after shooting

Michael Blake
Michael Blake

A third man has been charged with murder after a man was fatally shot.

Joe Wilson, 26, of Romney Way, Stockport, has been charged with the murder of Michael Blake.

He was remanded to appear before Wigan And Leigh Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Shortly before 11.10pm on Thursday, November 3, police were called to Manchester Road, Westhoughton, to what was initially reported as a fail-to-stop collision.

Mr Blake, 28, was found with a gunshot wound to his leg and a gunshot wound to the back of his head.

He was taken to hospital but died the following day.

Nathan Quigley, 30, of Cleworth Walk, Hulme, has also been charged with the murder of Michael Blake and was due to appear before Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.

Nathan Aaron Daniels, 27, of Nottingham Avenue, Stockport, appeared at Bolton Magistrates' Court on Wednesday charged with the murder of Mr Blake.

A 27-year-old man arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder was released on bail until Friday, December 16, while a 52-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender has been released on bail until Wednesday, January 25.