A teenager has tragically died after he was stabbed on a Black Country estate. Medics rushed to help the 16-year-old, but he was declared dead at the scene on Warnford Walk in Merry Hill, Wolverhampton.
Police officers were called to the area just after 4.30pm on Monday, September 18. A codon was put in place as forensics teams worked at the scene.
And this morning (September 18) three men were arrested in relation to the incident. Two 22-year-old men were arrested on suspicion of murder.
A 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Following the incident, residents told BlackCountryLive that they do not feel safe in the area.
A spokesperson for the force said: “We’ve arrested three men after a teenager was found with fatal stab injuries in Warnford Walk, Wolverhampton, at just after 4.30pm yesterday (Mon).
“Officers who attended the address gave CPR and he was treated by paramedics but sadly the 16-year-old was declared dead at the scene. His family are being supported by specialist officers at this awful time and are being updated as our murder investigation continues today.