West Midlands Police are investigating after a man was shot in the arm in Northfield yesterday afternoon (Friday 21st August).
The 21 year old injured man was found in Gibbins Road, Selly Oak just after 4pm. Police believe the incident in which he received the injury took place in Bridgeburn Road, Northfield. The man managed to drive himself as far as Gibbins Road before he flagged down a passing ambulance.
The man is still in a stable condition in hospital today.
Police are keen to trace two men who fled the scene in Bridgeburn Road. It’s thought that they made off in a blue hatchback car.
Anyone who was in or around Bridgeburn Road or Gibbins Road at around 4pm yesterday and witnessed anything untoward, or who has any other information, is asked to call West Midlands Police on 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111