Murder probe launched after 18-year-old is stabbed in Harborne
Written by Tristan Harris on April 24, 2019
AN 18-year-old has been stabbed and a 19-year-old arrested on suspicion of murder following an incident in Harborne tonight.
Police were called to Tenal Road at 7.15pm by the ambulance service where the victim was being treated for a serious stab wound.
He was sadly pronounced dead at the scene soon after.
The 19-year-old is in custody and police say will be questioned in due course.
A cordon has been put in place to enable investigations to be carried out.
Det Insp Michelle Allen, from West Midlands Police, said: “A young man has sadly lost his life and we are keen to hear from anybody with information which can assist our enquiries.”
Anyone with information can contact us via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am to midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Quote log number 2199 of 24/4/19.