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Two new arrests following Jamar Walker Smethwick death

Jamar Walker Image copyright West Midlands Police handout
Image caption Police investigating the death of Jamar Walker have made more arrests

A 16-year-old boy and a 33-year-old man have been arrested following the death of a 15-year-old in the West Midlands.

Jamar Walker died in hospital from injuries after he was found on Raglan Road, Smethwick, on 20 December.

West Midlands Police said the 33-year-old was arrested earlier and is being questioned. The 16-year-old was arrested on 15 January.

A 17-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with Mr Walker's murder.

Police are urging witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Image caption Jamar Walker was injured in Raglan Road, Smethwick, early on Sunday morning

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