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An 17 year old boy is in hospital after being stabbed in Yeoman Lane yesterday afternoon. Police say the victim was involved in a fight with a group of people at around 5:15pm. One member of the group then stabbed him in the torso. He's believed to be in a serious but stable condition.
Police are looking at CCTV and are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time.
Detectives have launched an investigation after three teenagers were stabbed in Solihull last night.
The teenagers turned up at a local hospital with stab injuries at around 6.30pm on Saturday.
A 16-year-old is being treated for serious injuries and his condition is described as stable and two 15-year-old boys were treated for minor injuries.
It is believed that the attack happened at around 6pm on grassland around the Hobs Meadow area near to Westcote Close.
Detectives cordoned off the areas while specialist search officers and forensic experts examined the scene.
We are in the very early stages of our investigation and are appealing to anyone who was in the area yesterday evening and who may have seen something to come forward.
It is still unclear as to what actually happened and we have officers working around the clock to establish the circumstances and enquiries are on-going to apprehend those responsible.
Officers continue to trawl CCTV and house to house enquiries are being conducted in the area of Castle Lane and Westcote Close.
Anyone with information is urged to call me or one of my team.
Anyone with information should call West Midlands Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Three men have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Nottingham city centre in the early hours of this morning.
Police were called at 3.30am this morning to Clumber Street.
A man had suffered a stab wound and was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre, although he has since been released.
The men were all arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.
Detectives investigating an incident in Leicester in which two people were left with stab wounds have made a further four arrests in connection with the incident.
A 20-year-old man was detained on suspicion of violent disorder and three other men, aged 23, 20 and 18, were arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.
A 20-year-old man, who had been arrested on Tuesday (4 August) on suspicion of violent disorder, has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.
Emergency services were called to Bateman Road just after 8.20am on Sunday where two men had been injured in an altercation.
The men, aged 18 and 19, had sustained stab wounds and were taken to hospital where they both remain in a critical condition.
Police investigating a double stabbing in Wolverhampton have arrested a man in the early hours of this morning.
24-year-old Marcel Mobray was arrested after Police increased their concerns for his welfare. He was spotted just after midnight and arrested in the Bushbury Lane area of Wolverhampton.
The man was wanted by officers after two people were stabbed at an address in Eastfield Grove.
One of the victims was a 57-year-old woman. She was taken to hospital with stab wounds to the neck, where she remains in a critical condition. A 55-year-old man was also admitted with non-life threatening injuries to his back.
Mobray remains in custody and will be questioned by detectives later today.
A full investigation is underway into the attack, which is not believed to have been random, but was a domestic assault on family members.
Anyone who witnessed what happened or has any information about it should contact police on 101.
Six people were stabbed during a New Year’s Eve party at The Belfry resort, leaving one man in a critical condition.
Police were called to the Bel Air Nightclub at around 12.50am to reports of 21-year-old man being stabbed in the chest.
But as they dealt with that incident, further violence broke out both inside and outside the club – during which five others suffered stab wounds.
One 28-year-old man remains in a critical condition while four others, aged between 20 and 27, were released from hospital after treatment.
A 26-year-old man was held on on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm, while the 22-year-old was arrested on suspicion of assault.
The 20-year-old was arrested on suspicion of violent disorder.
They arrested a 26-year-old man from Birmingham on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.
All remain in police custody.
Detectives have urged anyone who was inside, or in the vicinity of, the nightclub during the incidents to contact police.
A boss at the upmarket Belfry said the golf resort remained open for business as usual on New Year’s day.
However customers were unable to access the site through the main gates on Lichfield Road, near to which a car park remained sealed off with police tape.
Police in Coventry are looking for witnesses after a doorman was stabbed in the smoking area of Coventry Club M in Croft Road when he asked someone to leave.
It happened during a New Years Eve party at the club. The doorman is recovering in hospital
Police investigating the stabbing of a Wolverhampton doorman are keen to identify someone as part of their investigation.
Detective Inspector Ian Iliffe, leading the inquiry, said:
We know that there was a black man with a fair complexion, aged in his mid-30s, who was around at the time of the attack. He was wearing a long-sleeved dark coloured top and possibly a dark coloured hat and I believe he could have crucial information about what happened. Officers were met with a highly-charged scene when they arrived in the early hours of this morning and there were a large number of people gathered at the venue. It’s important we speak to as many of these individuals as possible if we are to ensure the person responsible is swiftly arrested.
Police are examining forensic evidence and CCTV footage at the scene today and are keen to talk to witnesses.
A pub doorman from Wolverhampton is in a critical condition after being stabbed in the early hours of Saturday morning.
The 38-year-old was found with a knife wound to his body after West Midlands Police were called to the scene.
The incident took place at the Harp Inn, on Walsall Street, at around 2:45am, where he was treated by paramedics before being taken to hospital.
Detectives are appealing for witnesses and have cordoned off the area whilst they conduct an investigation.