Heart's been told it's easier to get drugs at Birmingham Prison than it is to get on a training course.
Former West Midlands Soldier Speaks Out About Decision To Volunteer To Fight In Syria
Two former British soldiers including one from the West Midlands have spoken out about their decision to volunteer to fight in Syria.
James Hughes from Worcestershire and Jamie Read from Scotland travelled to the country to join Kurdish forces and fight against Islamic State Militants.
They said they chose to volunteer because they 'couldn't sit back and watch innocent people like aid worker Alan Henning being killed'.
The pair say they made a vow to kill themselves if they were ever captured by I.S.
The family of a 24 year old stabbed to death in the Black County has told Heart they are struggling ever day not knowing why he was murdered.
James Brindley was stabbed to death during a night out with friends.
Two teenagers have been arrested after it's suspected they plotted to rob a taxi driver by luring him to a bogus midnight pick-up in Birmingham.
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