Woman charged with wounding over Bull Street attack

Bull Street, Birmingham City Centre
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A woman has been charged with wounding following a Birmingham City Centre attack that’s left another woman fighting for her life.

It’s alleged Savannah Ward, aged 22 attacked the victim in Bull Street last Wednesday (01/05).

The victim, a 20-year-old woman, suffered a serious head injury and remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Ward was arrested by West Midlands Police officers on 5 May and appeared at Birmingham Magistrates Court the following day where she was remanded into prison until her next court appearance.

A 19-year-old woman has also been arrested in connection with the incident and released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Inspector Vanessa Eyles, from the force CID team, said: “Although somebody has been charged, I am still really keen to speak to anyone who has any information or witnessed the disorder last Wednesday evening to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via Live Chat on the West Midlands Police website between 8am and midnight, call 101 anytime or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Please quote crime number 20BW/104170H/19.