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Police are continuing to examine the scene, after a 41-year-old man was murdered in Edgbaston in Birmingham.
Police officers cordoned off a section of Edgbaston while they examined the scene of the fatal assault for evidence.
Detectives have informed the victim’s family and liaison officers are supporting them at this time.
A cordon is in place on Gillott Road in Edgbaston at the junction with Hagley Road whilst specialist officers thoroughly examine the scene.
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was assaulted and died in Birmingham today.
The attack happened in Gillott Road in the Edgbaston area of the city. Police believe the 41-year-old man knew his attacker. A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the man's death.
A cordon is currently in place and the victim is yet to be formally identified.
Police say there are no known links between the man's death and the murder of 75-year-old Mohammed Saleem in Small Heath earlier this week.