Man shot in car in Smethwick gun attack

By Liam Keen | Smethwick | Crime | Published:

Police are investigating after a man was shot on a busy route in Smethwick.

Oldbury Road, Smethwick. Picture: Google

A 39-year-old man, who was sat in a car on Oldbury Road, suffered an ear injury.

The injury is not believed to be life-threatening.

The incident happened at around 10.30pm on Wednesday October 10.

A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: "CCTV is being examined and enquiries are on-going.

"Anyone with information can contact us via Live Chat at between 8am to midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Quote crime reference number 20SW/233318T/18."

Liam Keen

By Liam Keen
Reporter - @LiamKeen_Star

Trainee reporter at the Express & Star, primarily covering Wolverhampton. Got a story? Get in touch on 01902 319688.

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