CCTV Released After Boy Is Stabbed In Wolverhampton Park

11 October 2017, 10:03


The 19 year old needed surgery after he was stabbed in the stomach during a robbery in Bilston.

West Midlands Police have released CCTV images of two men suspected of stabbing a teenager during a robbery in a park in the Black Country.

The 19-year-old was sitting with friends in Hickman Park in Wolverhampton last month when he was stabbed in the stomach.

Three teenagers  demanded a set of speakers that the group were using and when they refused the lad was stabbed.  

A pink and white Apollo mountain bike was also stolen from a 15-year-old girl.

He was taken to hospital and needed surgery for his injuries.

PC Mark Booth from, from Wolverhampton CID, said: "This was a nasty attack and I am appealing to anyone who recognises them to come forward.

"The teens are obviously traumatised by their ordeal, and the man who was stabbed had to undergo surgery.

"I would also like to appeal to the men in the images to do the right thing and come forward. It is only a matter of time before we come knocking at their door."

Anyone with information is urged to call West Midlands Police on 101.