Man stabbed after altercation on Smethwick High Street

By Thomas Parkes | Smethwick | Crime | Published: | Last Updated:

A man has been left in a "serious, but stable" condition after being stabbed in Smethwick.

The disorder happened at 5.30pm

The man was found with a stab wound to his arm after violence in Smethwick High Street just after 5.30pm yesterday.

Footage filmed on the high street showed men armed with bats attacking a car.

A spokeswoman for West Midlands Police said: "A man was found with a stab wound to his arm and taken to hospital in a serious but stable condition."

Smethwick High Street, near Stoney Lane, was closed with buses diverted in the aftermath.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the force on 101 quoting log number 1941 of 20/5.

Thomas Parkes

By Thomas Parkes
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