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We have no suggestion that the motive was either racial, homophobic or gang-related.”, The force is facing criticism of its response to the attacks, including why the attacker was allowed to wander the city for as long as he did. In pictures: Trump and Biden through the years, Rescuers rush to save beached pilot whales. "What I think it does suggest is the comprehensive nature of our inquiry - that already we've got people going down drains - we've got that level of detailed searches taking place," he said. West Midlands police have launched a murder investigation after a series of stabbings in Birmingham city centre left one man dead, two people with serious injuries and five others injured. Another 23-year-old member of the group – who were visiting a friend studying in Birmingham – was seriously injured and remains in hospital.

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He said he then saw paramedics treating two people who seemed to have been stabbed. He added they had received a number of descriptions of the suspect but would not be releasing any details for the time being. All rights reserved. Another resident said loud music blared from the house “at all hours” from a bedroom window. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. (West Midlands Police), POLICE: ‘NO SUGGESTION’ THAT STABBINGS ARE TERROR-RELATED. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. All rights reserved. Police forensic officers investigate one of the stabbing scenes. David Nash, who was running the Village Inn in Hurst Street, said after a "normal night" he heard someone shout "stop him - he's just stabbed somebody" between 02:00 and 02:15. A man and a woman, aged 30 and 22, remain critically injured in hospital.

Please include your name, age and location with any submission. The suspect, who has not been identified by West Midlands Police, is being held on one count of suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder stemming from the incidents that unfolded early Sunday morning in which the victims appeared to have been targeted at random. Video, Tech to spot sailor’s mood in tough global race, 'Young black people need role models to see' Video, 'Young black people need role models to see', What does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? (AP/PA), TORONTO-AREA SHOOTING LEAVES 5 DEAD, 1 WOUNDED. The West Midlands police and crime commissioner, David Jamieson, defended the force, saying it had had to trawl through thousands of hours of CCTV footage. Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. US election 2020 polls: Who is ahead - Trump or Biden? VideoWhat does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like? Six people were stabbed in Birmingham in just 12 hours of horrific violence and terrifying footage was released showing the moment a knife-wielding thug … What does developing a Covid-19 vaccine look like?

"Our thoughts must be with the family of the deceased man and those who are still in hospital recovering from their injuries. When paramedics arrived they asked them for help. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. Video, Rescuers rush to save beached pilot whales. “What we had initially in the first few hours was a very broad description of the person, but of course thousands of people in Birmingham look like that, it’s not very helpful putting out that rather broad description, we need to have something more specific.”.

The stabbings also injured five other people between the ages of 23 and 33, according to West Midlands Police. You can also get in touch in the following ways: If you are reading this page and can't see the form you will need to visit the mobile version of the BBC website to submit your question or comment or you can email us at Jacob Billington, 23, from Liverpool, was killed in the city centre attack while out with friends. In the early hours of Sunday, a sole male attacker launched a string of knife attacks spanning 90 minutes across the city centre, prompting the police to declare a major incident. They're still counting the votes' Video, 'What do you mean? Read about our approach to external linking. They're still counting the votes' Video'What do you mean? Hong Kong: People invited to snitch on their neighbours, US election 2020: Three viral vote claims fact-checked.

“We issued CCTV footage of the suspect and had a strong response from the public.”, A police forensics officer taking photographs in Birmingham after several people were stabbed in the city center on Sunday. Joe Biden urges people to be patient as the US election comes down to counts in four crucial swing states. A woman who was out celebrating her 29th birthday described how she helped another woman who was "on the street bleeding heavily". This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. He said: "The events during the early hours of this morning are tragic, shocking and understandably frightening. On Monday West Midlands police confirmed a 27-year-old man had been arrested in the Selly Oak area of the city on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder. "She looked very dazed and confused, she couldn't talk. ", Police released images of a suspect following the attacks. One man was killed and two people were critically injured during a "random" stabbing attack lasting several hours in Britain's second city of Birmingham, police said on Sunday. Share your experiences by emailing After he stabbed her between five and seven times... he walked off as if nothing has happened," he said. "The bars were starting to wind down and the next thing we know the area is engulfed with armed response vehicles, normal police vehicles, police on foot, ambulances," he said. A Libyan man has been charged. Witness Cara Curran, a club promoter working in the Arcadian Centre, said it had been busier during the evening than it had been at any time since the start of lockdown. One told Birmingham Live they had seen a man in his pyjamas brought out in handcuffs. But she was talking to my friend with blinks.". “I don’t know much about the people who live there but I think there are three people,” he said. "To think that people going about enjoying their evening out were attacked by what appears to be a lone knifeman is truly dreadful,” West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson told Sky News. VideoTech to spot sailor’s mood in tough global race, 'Bigorexia leading to depression' among gym-goers, 'Young black people need role models to see' Video'Young black people need role models to see', Why there are fears of civil war in Ethiopia. The stabbings did not appear terrorism related, gang related or connected to disorder, West Midlands Police said. The first stabbing was in Constitution Hill at 00:30 BST then the killer moved south, apparently attacking at random, officers said. But the Associated Press says local police have faced criticism of their response to the attacks, notably how the attacker was able to wander the city during his 90-minute rampage. He claimed the landlord lived in New Zealand. .css-14iz86j-BoldText{font-weight:bold;}A knifeman who killed one man and wounded seven other people in a two-hour stabbing rampage across Birmingham city centre is being hunted by police.

The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) David Jamieson said police would be working with the council to see if there were "any further measures that need to be taken in the city centre", following the stabbings. First published on Mon 7 Sep 2020 02.37 EDT. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. Trump sues as path to victory over Biden narrows, play'What do you mean? Market data provided by Factset. "It does appear to be a random attack because we haven't found any links between the victims, either in their nature or in where they were socialising. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, © 2020 BBC.

She added: "I'd hate to think if we weren't there that night as she would have been alone.". US election results: Trump sues as path to victory over Biden narrows, US Election 2020: Results and exit poll in maps and charts, Bitcoin: $1bn seized from Silk Road account by US government, Coronavirus: Denmark imposes lockdowns amid mink covid fears. Manhunt for lone suspect in UK stabbings after 1 killed, 7 injured in Birmingham, stabbing rampage in a city park in Reading. US election 2020: Who has lead in states still counting? (AP/PA).

Did you witness what happened? Rescuers rush to save beached pilot whales. A team of St John Ambulance volunteers based at the Arcadian nightspot also treated casualties. Video. Savvas Sfrantzis, who was working nearby, said he saw a man stab a girl multiple times but people thought at first he was trying to take her necklace. “Where was the monitoring? Available for everyone, funded by readers. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. Five other people, aged between 19 and 33, were also injured. Please include a contact number if you are willing to speak to a BBC journalist. You've successfully subscribed to this newsletter! "Please be assured that we are doing absolutely everything we can to find whoever was responsible and try to understand what exactly happened.". Britain also has seen several recent extremist knife attacks, including a stabbing rampage in a city park in Reading, near London, in June that killed three people. They were treated in hospital, with two later being discharged. Police say a 23-year-old man suffered fatal injuries in one of the attacks, while another man and a woman, ages 19 and 32, are hospitalized in critical condition. "He was like very cold and he wasn't panicking and he wasn't reacting or anything.

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