Birmingham & Black Country

Attempted murder arrest after man shot in Walsall

Entrance to Alexandra Road Image copyright Google
Image caption A man was found with a gunshot wound to his abdomen in Alexandra Road in Walsall

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a shooting.

A 36-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound in his abdomen in Alexandra Road, Walsall, just after 20:30 BST on Friday.

He was taken to hospital for treatment for his injuries, which were not serious and he has since been discharged, West Midlands Police said.

A 23-year-old man remains in police custody while investigations continue.

Follow BBC West Midlands on Facebook, on Twitter, and sign up for local news updates direct to your phone.

Related Topics

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites