London, September 7
British police stated on Monday they’d arrested a person on suspicion of homicide after a collection of stabbings within the early hours of Sunday morning within the metropolis of Birmingham left one particular person useless and 7 others injured.
The 27-year-old suspect was detained in Selly Oak space of the town at four am, West Midlands police stated. Detectives stated the stabbings which came about in 4 places over two hours had been linked however gave the impression to be random and weren’t considered gang-related or linked to terrorism.
“Officers worked through yesterday and into the early hours of this morning in a bid to trace the man we believe responsible for these terrible crimes,” stated Birmingham Police Commander, Chief Superintendent Steve Graham.
“Clearly this is a crucial development but our investigation continues. We still need to speak to any witnesses who saw what happened who’ve not yet spoken to us or anyone who may have video footage or photos of the incidents or the attacker.”
A 23-year-old man died after being stabbed, and a person and a lady, aged 19 and 32, are in hospital in a crucial situation after additionally being attacked. Five others had been much less significantly injured. Reuters