Man Shot Dead In Birmingham

7 May 2019, 20:20 | Updated: 10 May 2019, 11:51

Ladywood shooting

A 23 year old man has been shot dead in broad daylight near a school in the Ladywood area of the city.

Forensic markers can be seen on St Vincent Street West after shots were fired just after 5pm on Tuesday afternoon (7 May). 

Two other men aged 20 and 19 are in hospital with injuries not thought to be life threatening.

Extra patrols will be visible in the area to support and reassure the community.

Residents have told us they "feel sick and frightened".


No one has been arrested yet 

Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact police via Live Chat at between 8am and midnight, or call 101 anytime quoting log number 1754 of 7 May. 

Crimestoppers can be called anonymously on 0800 555 111.



Our Reporter Emma Reid is at the scene: