Teenager Shot Dead In Birmingham
18th March 2016
A murder enquiry has been launched after a teenager was shot dead in Birmingham last night (March 17).
Police were called to St Mark's Crescent, Ladywood, at around 6.45pm where an 18-year-old man was found in the street with a gunshot wound.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The road has been cordoned off to allow for forensics search teams to scour the area for evidence, while the victim's family is being supported by specially trained officers.
Witnesses or anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact West Midlands Police on the 101 number or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.