Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a teen was shot in the face on Monday evening (3 December).
The 19-year-old, who was shot on Braceby Avenue, Billesley just after 6.30pm, suffered pellet wounds to his head and shoulder. He has undergone surgery to remove the pellets; his injuries are not life threatening or life changing.
A 25-year-old was arrested from an address in Yardley Wood last night, and remains in custody this morning.
Enquiries are on-going. Anyone with information is asked to contact West Midlands Police via Live Chat 8am- Midnight, or call 101 anytime.
They remain anonymous call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111; tell them what you know, not who you are.