Man, 50, stabs himself to death in Moxley

A man has died from stab wounds he inflicted upon himself at a house in the Black Country.

The 50-year-old was taken to hospital in the early hours yesterday after police received reports he had been self-harming at the house in Thorneycroft Road, Moxley.

Brigg Ford, spokesman for West Midlands Police, said: “We received a call just after 1am from someone at an address in Thorneycroft Road saying a 50-year-old man was in the property self-harming.

"The man was later pronounced dead in hospital. A post-mortem confirmed he had died from self-inflicted stab wounds.”

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