Birmingham & Black Country

Tipton pub death: Third man arrested in murder investigation

The Lounge, Market Place, Tipton
Image caption West Midlands Police sealed the area around the pub while investigations were carried out

Police have arrested a third man in connection with the murder of a 30-year-old man at a West Midlands pub.

The man died from serious head injuries at the Lounge in Market Place, Tipton, on Tuesday night.

West Midlands Police said it had arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of assault.

Two men, aged 30 and 31, who were arrested on suspicion of murder had been released on police bail, the force said.

It said a 52-year-old man who was injured in the incident at the pub at 23:00 BST on Tuesday, was treated at hospital and discharged.