Page last updated at 17:09 GMT, Saturday, 29 March 2008

Man charged over boy's stab death

A man has been charged with murder after a teenager was fatally stabbed in Birmingham.

The 29-year-old man appeared before Solihull Magistrates' Court in West Midlands on Saturday.

The 16-year-old boy suffered a serious stab wound to his leg at an address in Hawkesley, on Thursday afternoon, police said.

The boy was taken to hospital where he died later that evening, West Midlands Police said.

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

Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific