Thug jailed over savage street attack
A thug who knocked a man and woman unconscious in a street attack has been jailed - after brave passers-by stepped in to help detain him.
Sebastiojonas Busauskas approached the pair, who were not known to him, in Trinity Street, Coventry, during the early hours of 7 September 2019.
Investigation launched after man found with fatal injuries in Bristol Road South
We’re investigating after a man was found with fatal injuries in Bristol Road South, Northfield just after 5am this morning (23 July).
The 44-year-old was treated by paramedics but sadly died at the scene. Our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time.
Woman released on bail after incident at New Cross Hospital
We’ve released a woman on bail as we continue to investigate a report of an attack on a health care assistant at New Cross Hospital.
The 47-year-old, from Wolverhampton, was arrested yesterday (Wednesday 21 July) on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.
Update on investigation into New Cross Hospital stabbing
We have arrested a woman following reports of a staff member being stabbed at New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton yesterday (Tuesday).
The 47-year-old woman was arrested just after midday today (Wednesday) on suspicion of perverting the course of justice.
Arrests after two officers injured in West Bromwich
Three people have been arrested after two police officers were injured in West Bromwich this morning (21 July).
A Section 60 giving officers extra powers to carry out additional stop checks was granted earlier today for parts of West Bromwich town centre.
Arrest after serious assault in Halesowen
Part of Drews Holloway South in Halesowen was cordoned off today (Wednesday 21 July) while we investigate a serious assault that happened last night.
We were called at 8.43pm to people arguing and fighting. A 53-year-old local man is in hospital with life-threatening head injuries.
Knives seized and two arrested as drugs found stuffed in man’s pants
We’ve arrested a pair of suspected drug dealers after one was found with what’s believed to be 150 heroin and crack cocaine wraps hidden inside his pants.
Officers responded to reports of a woman being robbed by men in Canal View, off Foleshill Road, yesterday evening (19 July).
Dangerous driver jailed for crash that left pedestrian with serious head injuries
A driver who caused a crash that left a woman with life-changing head injuries has been jailed for nine months.
Terry Poole, aged 28, was riding his motorbike to work on 8 September last year when he crashed into a woman who was crossing Oldbury Road, Rowley Regis.