A man arrested following the assault of a taxi driver in Northfield at the weekend has been released on bail by West Midlands Police.
Police discovered a taxi driver with a serious head injury at the junction of Hawkesley Mill Road and Bristol Road after being called to a disturbance in the early hours of Saturday morning.
The 22 year old man was arrested at the scene and questioned on suspicion of assault. He has now been released on bail, pending further enquiries.
The 44 year old taxi driver remains in hospital. His condition is described as serious but stable.
Police urge anyone with information in relation to the incident to come forward and contact detectives in the Force Criminal Investigation Department in Birmingham, by dialling 101, or speak to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111