Bartley Green man threatened with knife and attacked before having car stolen

Police are appealing for information following the incident

Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked before having his car stolen in Bartley Green.

Two suspects on scooters pulled the 23-year-old out of a car and threatened him with a knife before attacking him and driving away in his car.

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He was treated in hospital, but West Midlands Police said his injuries weren’t serious.

Police want to speak to these two people (pictured below) about the incident

Police want to speak to these two people (pictured below) about the incident, which happened at about 5.45pm on 15 April on Dettonford Road. A spokesman for the force, said: “If you can help us identify them, we’d ask you to contact us via Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk “Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111. Please quote crime number 20/376575/22.”

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