Man Shot Dead Outside School In Ladywood
7 May 2019, 20:08 | Updated: 7 May 2019, 22:43
Police are supporting the family of a 23 year old man who was shot dead outside a primary school just after 5pm on Tuesday afternoon.
Forensic markers can be seen on St Vincent Street West where a 19 and 20 year old were also hurt.
Both are in hospital with injuries that are not thought to be life threatening.
Extra patrols will be visible in the area to support and reassure the community.
There have been no arrests.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact police via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight, or call 101 anytime quoting log number 1754 of 7 May.
Crimestoppers can be called anonymously on 0800 555 111.
There are forensic markers by a car behind the police cordon as @WMPolice investigate a shooting outside a school in #Ladywood in #Birmingham @OFFICIALWMAS critical care team and the air ambulances were called.— Capital Brum News (@CapitalBIRNews) May 7, 2019
There are unconfirmed reports one person's died #CapitalReports pic.twitter.com/t3bhrj81Ow
Police are currently on St Vincent Street in #Ladywood following a shooting at just after 5pm this afternoon (7 May). Cordons are in place and the public are advised to avoid the area. More details to follow shortly. pic.twitter.com/Va2IOOHCQf— West Midlands Police (@WMPolice) May 7, 2019
#BREAKING: @WMPolice remain at the scene of a shooting in #Ladywood in #Birmingham this afternoon.— Capital Brum News (@CapitalBIRNews) May 7, 2019
Cordons are in place and the public are advised to avoid the area #CapitalReports pic.twitter.com/6Uy0WiVUU9
The air ambulance is in #Ladywood after @OFFICIALWMAS were called to reports of an assault just after 5pm on St Vincent Street West. #CapitalReports has unconfirmed reports from the scene that shots were fired. pic.twitter.com/3Cno7IfZqQ— Capital Brum News (@CapitalBIRNews) May 7, 2019