Murder in Tipton pub

Police have launched a murder investigation after a 30-year-old man died late last night inside a Tipton pub.

Police were called to The Lounge in Market Place where they discovered two men with injuries one with serious head injuries, one with minor injuries.

Despite efforts from the emergency services the seriously injured man was pronounced dead at the scene, the other man, aged 52, was treated at hospital and discharged.

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Forensic officers have sealed off the area outside the pub while a forensic examination takes place.