There are reports shots have been fired in the Jewellery Quarter area of Birmingham.
ITV News Central has been told armed police are in the area.
West Midlands Police have confirmed they have been called to an incident on Spencer Street.
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Arthur Gumbley was beaten up and robbed in his home in Sutton Coldfield on the 21st of November.
A few wintry showers will continue to affect the west of the region overnight, and clear spells will lead to frost by Saturday morning.
Staying cold with clear spells for many. There is a risk of catching a few showers, turning to sleet or snow in places.