Man ‘seriously injured’ after being ‘stabbed’ at Birmingham club with glass bottle

A clubber has been seriously injured after being ‘stabbed’ with a bottle in a Birmingham nightclub. The incident happened at a site in Lower Temple Street in the Newtown area of ​​the city shortly after 3.30am on Sunday (May 5).

The 20-year-old victim was hit in the thigh and was rushed to hospital, where he remains in a “serious condition”. Another man, aged in his 30s, has been arrested but now West Midlands Police is appealing for witnesses to the incident to come forward.

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In a statement, a spokesman for the force said: “Were you in Lower Tower Street, Birmingham on Sunday night? We were called after a man was assaulted in a club shortly after 3.30am.

“The man, aged 20, was stabbed in the thigh with a glass bottle and remains in a serious condition in hospital. A man in his 30s has been arrested but we are looking to speak to anyone who was in the area that night and may have information about what happened.

“If you have seen anything please contact us via Live Chat or 101 quoting crime number 20/466670/24.” Alternatively, anyone with any information can contact the independent charity, Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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