Chief Superintendent Alex Murray gave a brief statement at the scene of a fatal shooting in Birmingham tonight.
His officers will remain at the scene at the Dovecote pub in Cockshut Hill, Sheldon where shots were fired inside the pub shortly before 5.45pm.
A man died at the scene and his family are being informed.
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Another dry day on Wednesday with some sunny spells developing, especially in the west.
Dry but rather cloudy at times on Wednesday. However some spells of sunshine are also possible, particularly in the morning.
Musician Roger Charlery, better known as Ranking Roger of the Beat and General Public, has died aged 56 following a brain tumour.