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Police in Dudley are asking the public to help them trace a young cyclist who mugged a 61-year-old woman as she walked through Halesowen.
The woman was on Bloomfield Street North at around 1pm on Wednesday 18 February when a young man cycled up to her and grabbed her handbag as he went past. He snatched the bag with such force that the woman fell to the floor, but luckily, she was not injured.
The thief was described as a being in his late teens or early 20s, of slim build, wearing a black hooded top with the make ‘Bench’ written across the top in white text. He wore dark jogging bottoms and he was riding a black mountain bike. After the mugging, he cycled off towards Attwood Street, with the woman’s bag over his handlebars.
A mother has called for tighter safety controls at West Midlands Safari Park after a charging rhino rammed into her vehicle.Read the full story ›
A Birmingham grandmother who pushed an intruder down the stairs when he threatened her with a hammer has been hailed a hero by police.Read the full story ›
Cynthia Beamond was bludgeoned to death and her body hidden in her Halesowen, a court heard.Read the full story ›
One man has suffered a leg injury caused by a firearm during a clash between two groups of men in Nimmings Road, Halesowen.
West Midlands Police confirmed that two men from the town, 27 and 29, were arrested over the incident.
The road was closed whilst a search of the area was carried out today but no firearm was found and investigations are still ongoing.
One man suffered a leg injury caused by a firearm and was treated at hospital, two men were arrested following the incident at 1.40am
One lane closed due to broken down vehicle on M5 Northbound between J3 A456 (Halesowen / Birmingham) and J2 A4123 (Oldbury / Birmingham).