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Man Found With Multiple Stab Wounds In Birmingham
A man's been stabbed after an argument outside a block of flats in Birmimgham.
Police have told Capital an investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed in Birmingham yesterday morning (Saturday 23 August).
Officers were called to Cromwell Street in Nechells at around 8.20am by paramedics.
A local man believed to be in his 30s had multiple stab wounds and was taken to hospital by air ambulance.
West Midlands Police said: "His condition is described as serious but stable and his next of kin have been informed.
Witnesses have been spoken to and CCTV footage which may have captured the criminals on camera has been secured.
Forensic examiners are due to visit the site later today and the area remains cordoned off while inquiries continue."
It's thought the man was stabbed following a dispute outside the Medway tower block.
Detective Inspector Derek Packham, from force CID, said: “At this time the motive for the attack is unclear but I have a number of officers and other specialist staff involved in this investigation.
“While our primary concern is the welfare of the man who was stabbed, we’re working hard to find the person or people responsible.”
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