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BREAKING: Ongoing police incident at Kings Heath

Photo from the scene at Kings Heath High Street Credit: ITV News Central/Tom Lowe

There is an ongoing police incident on Kings Heath High Street in Birmingham.

The are police helicopters and the street has been cordoned off. It is unclear what has happened.

We will bring you more as soon as we get it.

Photo from the scene at Kings Heath High Street Credit: ITV News Central/Tom Lowe

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Police appeal over twelve-year-old mugged at knifepoint

Police have released CCTV images as part of their investigation Credit: West Midlands Police

Police are appealing for information after a young boy was robbed at knifepoint by men who followed him off a bus in Kings Heath.

The 12-year-old got off the number 50 bus in Alcester Road at around 3.30pm on Friday 4 December.

CCTV from the top deck shows two men − one wearing a baseball cap and the other a black puffer jacket − leaving at the same time.

It’s understood the pair followed the boy to Trafalgar Road where they threatened him with a knife and stole his mobile phone.

Police released the CCTV images today.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable David Feenan at Stetchford police station on 101.

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