Police launch Investigation after a man is shot in Selly Oak

West Midlands Police

An investigation has been launched after a Birmingham man was shot in Selly Oak last night (Sunday 10 July).

The 27-year-old was taken to hospital after a single shot to his upper arm through the window of his car just before 11.30pm on Tiverton Road.

He remains in a stable condition.

Inspector Richard Marsh, from Force CID, said: “We believe this to be a targeted attack and fortunately the man’s injuries are not life threatening.

“We have conducted a detailed forensic search of the area and the road has now been re-opened.”

Anyone who witnessed the shooting or has information to assist the enquiry is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.