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Teenager stabbed to death in Smethwick

2015-12-20 22:50:16

WM Police CarPolice investigate fatal stabbing

Police have launched a murder investigation after a teenage boy was found with stab wounds in Smethwick.

Emergency services were called to Raglan Road at around 2.20am on Sunday.

The teenager, aged 15 was was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and died later.

He has not yet been named.

Detective Inspector Warren Hines from Force CID said: “We are investigating what happened during the early hours of this morning.

“Enquiries are at an early stage and officers are looking at CCTV and taking witness statements.

“Forensic investigations are on-gong at the scene.

“I would urge anyone who was around the Raglan Road area at the time please get in touch. If you have any information about what took place please call me on 101”.

Anyone who doesn’t want to speak directly to police can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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