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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Several people injured following multiple stabbings in Birmingham

A major incident has been declared in Birmingham, England following a series of stabbings that have lead to multiple injuries.

The incident took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police and paramedics responded to the incident with further stabbings being reported.

According to one witness on BBC Radio 5, the attack seemed like “one group of boys against another group of boys”.

Another witness stated “One of the males actually ended up with his hair being pulled out and left with a bald patch”.

Police have stated that they do not know how many were injured or the severity of the injuries sustained.

They added that “Work is still going on to establish what has happened, and could take some time before we are in a position to confirm anything”.

An investigation is underway into the cause of the incident.

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