23rd Oct, 2019

Three taken to hospital after stabbing at Northfield club

THERE has been a triple stabbing at a club in Northfield in the early hours of this morning.

The incident happened around 2.20am at Medleys Club on Bristol Road South when police were called to reports of disorder.

Three men, thought to be in their 20s, were taken to hospital for treatment for stab wounds.

None of the injuries are thought to be life-threatening.

The scene is currently closed while specialist forensic examinations take place.

Jenny Birch from West Midlands Police CID said: “We are working hard to establish the circumstances of what took place during the early hours of this morning.

“I need anyone who has any information about what happened to get in touch with us as soon as possible.

“This is a shocking incident where weapons were sadly used again causing injuries to three people, we need to determine what happened and who is responsible.

“Officers are addressing the rising surge in violence and knife crime.

“We continue our extra patrols and are still utilising our extensive powers to search people without the need to suspect they are carrying weapons.

“We are committed to tackling the rise in violence in the city and will robustly deal with those intent on causing harm within our communities.”

Any witnesses or anyone with any information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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