Wolverhampton 'hammer attack': Boy, 16, hospitalised
A 16-year-old boy has suffered "life-threatening injuries" following a reported city centre hammer attack.
Police received reports of a teen being hit with a hammer at Wulfrun Square in Wolverhampton at about 16:30 BST.
The boy has been hospitalised and his injuries are believed to be life threatening, West Midlands Police said.
A spokesperson said investigations are ongoing and CCTV footage is being reviewed. Detectives are appealing for information.
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