12th Dec, 2019

Three teenagers arrested on suspicion of attempted murder of boy, 17, stabbed in Coventry

Editorial Correspondent 3rd Dec, 2019 Updated: 3rd Dec, 2019

THREE teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and bailed pending further enquiries after a 17-year-old boy was allegedly stabbed in the chest in a Coventry city centre disorder.

Detectives are continuing to appeal for information into the disorder on Cross Cheaping near Broadgate, on November 23.

Two 15-year-old boys and another 14-year-old boy have been arrested as part of the investigation.

The 17-year-old was seriously hurt but fortunately his injuries are no longer life-threatening, police say.

Officers are particularly keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time and may have dash cam footage.

Anyone with information, or who may have footage of what happened, has been asked to get in touch via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk, or via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Quote crime reference number 20CV/276906Q/19.

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