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Second man arrested over Birmingham fatal stabbing

A second person has been arrested by police investigating a fatal stabbing in Birmingham at the weekend.

Shaspal Singh Bahra, 46, was attacked on Thorp Street, near the Hippodrome Theatre, at about 23:15 BST on Saturday.

He was taken to hospital, but died a short time later.

A 24-year-old man from Handsworth has been arrested on suspicion of murder. A 19-year-old man arrested on Tuesday has been bailed pending further enquiries.

A post mortem examination revealed the victim died as a result of multiple stab wounds.

Anyone with information has been urged to contact West Midlands Police.

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