Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in a Wolverhampton hotel have arrested a man this afternoon (7 March).
The 41-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder after police were called to the city centre Britannia Hotel yesterday at 10am.
Birmingham police are searching for a young teen who has been missing since Monday (3 March).
Alisha Buchanan, aged 13, went missing from her temporary home in Wolverhampton, but is believed to have made her way back to her hometown of Birmingham and could be in the Nechells, Lozells and Aston areas or the city centre.
Drug deal suspects in Coventry had a rude awakening this morning (March 7) as officers hit five homes and two businesses in co-ordinated dawn raids.
Four men were arrested and a “significant” amount of cash, weapons, and white powder – believed to be cocaine – was found as around 50 officers forced entry to homes in the city’s Foleshill area.
A biker clocked going more than 100 mph on a Birmingham trunk road has been handed six points on his licence and a hefty fine - the latest speeder caught during a West Midlands Police’s clampdown on street racers.
Anwar Hussain , from Kenelm Road in Small Heath, appeared before city magistrates on Monday (March 3) to admit speeding with a fellow biker along Fort Parkway, near the Spitfire Island, on August 18 last year.