Police have launched an investigation after a man, aged 22, suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder on Braithwaite Road, Sparkhill at around 11.30pm on Thursday night (18/05).

Three men aged 25, 21 and 20 have been arrested in connection with the shooting.
The man was taken to hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

Stratford Road at the junction of Bordesley Middleway and Braithwaite Road remains cordoned off this morning while forensic investigators carried out an examination.

If anyone has any information about what happened, they are urged to contact police on 101 quoting log 2951 18/5 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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