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Faces of family who terrorised a street.

Byline: Nick McCarthy Crime Correspondent nick.mccarthy??

THIS is the family of thugs that brought six years of hell to their neighbours in Kings Norton.

"e Bird family have been kicked out of their council house for throwing stones at re crews and for attacking and abusing fellow residents.

Now police have released pictures of the father and two sons who have been warned that they will be arrested if they return to the Hawkesley estate.

Eugene Bird, 54, and his sons Sean, 21, and 19-year-old Michael have been told to stay away from their former home.

"e trio were evicted from their house in Ithon Grove, Kings Norton, after waging a six-year campaign of terror.

"ey threatened and stole from their neighbours, launched vandal attacks and even stripped lead from roofs and windows of nearby properties.

Birmingham City Council said the family had also abused its staSS and thrown stones at re crews dealing with 999 calls.

"e trio were all hit with antisocial behaviour injunctions as part of the eviction, which has been welcomed by Rob James, the council's service director in housing transformation.

Yob behaviour can be report-|ed to police on 101, Birmingham City Council on 0121 303 1111, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Eugene Bird and sons Michael, top, and Sean

Pictures from brothers Sean and Michael Bird's Facebook pages
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Publication:Birmingham Mail (England)
Date:May 9, 2014
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