Stabbing outside McDonalds Yardley Wood
Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in Yardley Wood this afternoon (27 January).
The 22-year-old was attacked just before 3.20pm outside McDonalds in School Road.
He sustained a single stab wound to the arm and was taken to hospital, his injury is not believed to be life-threatening.
The store was closed for several hours while forensic investigations took place. Officers have also collected CCTV and spoken to a number of witnesses.
Patrols have been increased in the surrounding area to provide reassurance to residents this evening.
At present no arrests have been made, but officers are confident those in the local community know who is responsible, and are urging anyone with information to get in touch.
If you witnessed what happened this afternoon, or know who was involved please contact West Midlands Police via Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk 8am - midnight, or call 101 anytime.
Want to remain anonymous? Call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, tell them what you know, not who you are. Please quote log number 1646 of 27/01/2019.