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Teen still critical after Bournville College stabbing

Longbridge Lane
Image caption The stabbing happened outside Bournville College at lunchtime

A 17-year-old youth who was stabbed outside a Birmingham college remains in a life-threatening condition in hospital, police said.

Officers were called to Bournville College, Longbridge Lane, at about 13:30 BST on Friday after reports a boy had suffered a serious stab wound.

The youth is in a critical but stable condition, a police spokeswoman said.

A man arrested by West Midlands Police near the scene about an hour after the attack is still being questioned.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact the force.

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