West Midlands Police are investigating after reports of ‘disorder’ in Kings Norton just before 8pm yesterday (Thursday 20th April).

Police flooded the area around Owens Croft and Hillmeads Road after receiving the reports.

A West Midlands Police spokeswoman said: “A 14-year-old boy received a head injury and was taken to hospital for treatment. One other individual suffered minor injuries.”

She added: “Officers are in the very early stages of the investigation and are currently working to establish exactly what happened. Witnesses are being spoken to and we are trawling CCTV in the are.”

Anyone who was in the area at the time – or who has any information about what happened – is asked to contact West Midlands Police as soon as possible on 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org 

Cover image by Ian Britton on Flickr

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