Teenage victim of fatal stabbing in Small Heath named as Abdullah Muhammad
A 16-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed in Small Heath last Wednesday (20 February) has been named by West Midlands Police as Abdullah Muhammad.
Abdullah was found critically injured in Herbert Road, Small Heath, at around 8pm and, despite the best efforts of medics, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 15-year-old boy, who was assaulted, suffered minor injuries and was also treated at the scene.
This week, Deputy Chief Constable Louisa Rolfe called on communities to work with police to identify those involved in violent crime involving knives.
DCC Rolfe said:
“We’ll be leaving no stone unturned to find those responsible and bring them to justice.
“You’ll see a very robust policing response that‘s sensitive to the fears and concerns of our local communities.
“Our thoughts remain with Abdullah’s family, friends and the local community in Small Heath.
“Help us to solve this very tragic crime but also work with us to protect our young people.”
Anyone who has any information relating to this crime are requested to contact West Midlands Police via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am to midnight, call 101 anytime or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Quote log number 2202 of 20/2.