A murder investigation has been launched after a 24-year-old man was discovered with fatal stab wounds in the West Midlands.
Emergency services were called to Arran Way in Smith’s Wood after 11.15pm on Friday night following reports of a man being knifed.
The victim had suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene despite medics’ best efforts.
A cordon remains in place to allow for investigations to be carried out in the area.
Detective Inspector Michelle Allen from the West Midlands Police homicide team, said: ‘A man has sadly lost his life and we are working hard to establish the circumstances around what happened.
‘The investigation is in its early stages, and we’re keen to hear from anyone who can help us piece together the circumstances leading up to the attack.
‘If you were in Arran Way at the time, please contact us as you may have vital information about what happened.’
Anyone with information can contact the police via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am to midnight, or call 101 anytime.
Crimestoppers can also be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 and callers are asked to quote 2959 of 29/03/19.
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