Lower Gornal: Man in thirties stabbed to death

THREE LOWER GORNAL MEN have been arrested after a man was stabbed to death.

Officers received a 999 call from a member of the public at 9:40pm saying a vehicle was rammed on Central Drive, Gornal and that two men were being chased by a group carrying weapons.

Forensic officers investigating the murder

It is believed one man managed to avoid capture and fled the scene. The other man, 34, was found in a critical condition with stab wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives immediately began extensive enquirers which led officers to an address in the area. Three men aged 32, 26 and 41 have all been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Photo: Lorna Handley

They were taken to Oldbury Custody Suite where they were custodised for interview.


(UPDATE: A fourth man, 20, has been arrested on suspicion of murder at an address in West Bromwich. A woman, 21, was arrested, also, on suspicion of assisting an offender. 06/12/18)

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