Teen arrested after fatal Birmingham stabbing

24 April 2019, 23:51 | Updated: 24 April 2019, 23:53

Police in Birmingham have launched a murder investigation after the fatal stabbing of a teenager in the Harborne area of the city.

Police were alerted by ambulance colleagues who were treating an 18-year-old man for serious injuries in Tennal Road at around 7.15pm on Wednesday evening. He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Detective Inspector Michelle Allen 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.