A murder investigation has been launched after a 15-year-old boy was stabbed to death in Wolverhampton.

Police were called to Langley Road in Merry Hill, after 11pm last night following reports of disorder.

The teenager was taken to hospital with serious injuries but died a short time later.

Police investigations at Strathfield Walk in Wolverhampton Credit: @SnapperSK

Part of Langley Road and Strathfield Walk.has been cordoned off while investigations are carried out.

Door to door enquiries are taking place and officers are reviewing CCTV from the scene.

"A young boy has tragically been killed and we are determined to find out why this has happened.

Detective Chief Inspector Chris Mallett, from Force CID
A car has been taped off. Credit: @SnapperSK

“Crews arrived to find a 15-year-old boy with serious injuries. "The team of ambulance staff worked quickly to begin administering advanced life support to him at the scene and this continued as he was transferred to New Cross Hospital.

West Midlands Ambulance Service spokesman