West Midlands Police are investigating an incident which happened in the Woodgate area of Bartley Green yesterday morning (9/5/16)
The incident happened outside shops on Woodgate Lane.
One man, 39, suffered stab wounds to the back and arm and was taken to hospital.
A man, 27, and a woman, 30, were arrested on suspicion of wounding and affray and are helping officers with their investigation.
A police spokeswoman said: “This is believed to have been a targeted, rather than a random, attack.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact West Midlands Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.