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Police deliver on promise of "business as usual" in Solihull

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Saturday 18 April 2015

Police are continuing to patrol Solihull town centre as usual this afternoon (Saturday 18 April) following a leafleting exercise by the English Defence League ( EDL).

At its peak around 70 EDL supporters attended Brueton gardens on Lode Lane to speak to local people and hand out leaflets. The aim was to highlight their opposition to a planning application for a cemetery for Muslim people in the town.

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Investigation launched after road rage fight in Balsall Heath

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Saturday 18 April 2015

Detectives have launched an investigation after a Balsall Heath road rage incident left a man in hospital with a stab wound.

Police were called to reports of a fight at the junction of Moseley Road and Highgate Road just before 5.15pm yesterday (Friday 17 April).

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Appeal for help to find missing Sandwell teenager

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Saturday 18 April 2015

Police are appealing for help to find a teenager who has gone missing from her West Bromwich home.

Shara Chohan was last seen leaving her house yesterday at around 4.30pm, she hasn’t returned since and has not been seen.

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Concerns grow for missing Coventry man

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Saturday 18 April 2015

Police are growing increasingly concerned for the welfare of a Coventry man who has gone missing.

Joshua Batchelor was last seen yesterday evening when he left his home in Willenhall, Coventry and has not returned or been seen since. 

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Man arrested as murder investigation launched after Northfield stabbings

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Saturday 18 April 2015

A murder investigation is underway in Birmingham after an 18-year-old man was stabbed to death in Northfield yesterday (Friday 17 April).

Sheriff Mbye died in hospital just two hours after he received multiple stab wounds in a scuffle which saw another man also sustain serious stab wounds. That man is currently in a critical condition in hospital.

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Wolverhampton man named as wanted following fatal stabbing

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Friday 17 April 2015

Detectives have released a picture of a man wanted in connection with the murder of Wolverhampton local Herman ‘Louis’ Simpson. 

Dylan Jackson, aged 19 of no fixed address, is being sought by police after Mr Simpson was stabbed to death around 8.30pm on Monday (13 April) evening at a flat in Compton Road. 

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