Three men stabbed after violence flares outside railway station

By Marion Brennan | Kidderminster | Crime | Published:

Three men suffered stab wounds when a fight erupted outside Kidderminster Railway Station.

Kidderminster Railway Station

The brawl, believed to have involved at least six men, broke out in Station Drive, on Saturday at around 10pm.

The injured men, all aged in their 20s, were taken to hospital with knife wounds.

None of their injuries is believed to be life-threatening.

Police were called to the scene and two men from Kidderminster, aged 27 and 28, and a 22-year-old from Birmingham were arrested on suspicion of violent disorder.

They are currently in police custody.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the disorder.

In particular they want to speak to a black male believed to be in the area at the time who may be able to assist with the investigation.

Detective Sergeant Ed Slough, based at Kidderminster Police Station, said extra officers may be seen in and around the area whilst inquiries are ongoing.

He added: "If anyone has any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, please come forward."

People are asked to call West Mercia Police on 101, quoting incident 833s of 1 September 2018 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website.

Marion Brennan

By Marion Brennan

News and features reporter, specialising in human interest and local history stories.

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