Police: Man was arrested after 'short foot chase'

A 22-year-old man was arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of Christina Edkins after a "short foot chase", West Midlands Police said.

Detective Superintendent Richard Baker added that the police were "not looking for anyone else" in relation to the case.


Bus stabbing suspect sectioned

A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murdering a 16-year-old schoolgirl on a bus in Birmingham has been sectioned. Police are urgently appealing for fellow passengers to come forward after the fatal stabbing of Christina Edkins.