A 19 year old man has been injured after being stabbed in Bartley Green yesterday evening (Tuesday 9th August).

The incident happened at around 7.45pm in Lye Avenue. According to a police spokeswoman, the injured man was: “taken to hospital where he was treated for his injuries which are not life threatening.”

The spokeswoman confirmed that a 44 year old man had been arrested on suspicion of wounding and was still helping police with their enquiries this morning.

Anyone with any informations is asked to contact West Midlands Police on 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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