Police, including armed officers, were dispatched to Gravelly Lane in Erdington, at around 8:40PM on Wednesday night (06/07), after a member of the public reporting what they believed was the sound of gunshots.

A spokesperson from West Midlands Police, said: “It’s understood shots were fired from a vehicle and two cars were reported to have been near the scene at the time of the shooting.

Armed police responded and found a parked car with gunshot damage and casings have been recovered for analysis; there have been no reports of anyone being injured.

The scene was secured to allow for a forensic examination, house to house enquiries are underway and officers have seized local CCTV footage.

Anyone with information is asked to call West Midlands Police’s Complex Investigation Team on 101.”