A SCHOOLBOY has been stabbed outside a McDonalds.
Cops swarmed Birmingham Metropolis Centre as the horror unfolded yesterday afternoon.
The boy, 13, was raced to hospital, the place he stays with severe accidents.
The horror unfolded at rush hour when the area was overflowing with folks.
West Midlands Police mentioned in a press release: “We have been known as after a teenage boy was stabbed in Stephenson Place within the metropolis centre, shortly after 4.30pm right now.
“The 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital with doubtlessly life-changing accidents.
“We could have extra officers within the area tonight to supply reassurance to the general public.
“Individuals with data ought to contact us through Dwell Chat on our web site or by calling 101 quoting log quantity 2795 of 18 January.”
A witness instructed Birmingham Live final night time: “There’s a big police presence and Grand Central ramp sealed off by police, blue tape and blue lights in every single place.”
West Midlands Ambulance Service mentioned in a press release: “We have been known as at 4.41pm to an incident on Stephenson Place, Birmingham, together with police colleagues.
“An ambulance, paramedic officer, a MERIT trauma physician and important care paramedic responded to the scene.”
Wintess, David Eden-Sangwell, instructed Birmingham Dwell: “I noticed folks wanting up the ramp at some form of commotion, however I couldn’t see something happening once I seemed.
“About 10 [minutes] later I noticed the primary police automobile arrive, driving up the tramway previous New Avenue station pulling up between the ramp and Apple Retailer.
“That was adopted by a police van and one other police automobile coming down the hill in direction of the ramp.
“I noticed the police coming away from McDonald’s, having arrange the police tape at both finish of the ramp, clearing the general public beneath the tape on the backside.
“When the ambulance arrived a minute or two later they went straight into the McDonald’s adopted by a response physician.”