Boy, 12, stabbed in head and leg in Great Barr

By Thomas Parkes | Great Barr | Crime | Published:

A 12-year-old boy was stabbed in the head and leg in Great Barr on Easter Saturday.

An aerial view showing Elm Drive in Great Barr, off Monksfield Avenue. Photo: Google

The boy had a small amount of cash stolen during the attack on Elm Drive at 3.10pm yesterday.

He was taken to hospital but his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Another 12-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of robbery.

Anyone with information is urged to call police on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting log number 1588 of April 20.

Thomas Parkes

By Thomas Parkes
Trainee Reporter - @TParkes_Star

Trainee reporter at the Express & Star, based in Wolverhampton. Got a story? Get in touch at

Sorry, we are not accepting comments on this article.


Top Stories


More from the Express & Star


UK & International News