West Midlands police are appealing for witnesses after a man thought to be in his 20s was rushed to hospital after being stabbed outside a McDonald’s in Birmingham at around 5 pm last night.
No one has yet been arrested and the victim’s condition is currently unknown.
West Midlands Police have now left the scene and offficers confirmed CCTV was being examined. The police cordon was removed and the restaurant reopened at 8.45pm last night, 15/11/18.
A customer who did not wish to be named said this kind of thing frequently happens and called for tougher sentences for those convicted.
The cutomer said: “This should be stopped, there needs to be tougher sentences, It’s not getting better.”
A spokesperson from West Midlands Police told BirminghamLive:
“Police were called at 5.05pm today (15 November) to reports that a man had been stabbed on Bristol Road, Birmingham.
A man in his 20s has been taken to hospital, at this stage the extent of their injuries are not clear.
A police cordon is in place outside McDonalds on the Bristol Road.
Investigations are at a very early stage and CCTV is being examined.
Witnesses can contact us via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am to midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 giving log number 1978 15/11.”