Murder inquiry launched after man dies during fight in Halesowen

Two men have been arrested after a man died during a fight at a house in Halesowen last night.

West Midlands Police were called to the house at around 9pm last night, Sunday 3rd February.

A man was found collapsed in the house. He had suffered a stab wound.

A 49-year-old man is currently in police custody on suspicion of murder and a 28-year-old was arrested on suspicion of using violence to secure entry to the premises.

"A man has lost his life in what appears to be an argument amongst people known to one another at the home of one of the men.

The address has been sealed off and will be the subject of extensive forensic work today to determine further detail of exactly what happened last night."

– Detective Chief Inspector Wayne Jones