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Teenager, 17, held over Birmingham taxi worker 'murder'

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Image caption The 37-year-old taxi controller was assaulted at Embassy Cars

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a taxi controller in Birmingham.

The victim, 37, was knocked unconscious at Embassy Cars in Oliver Street, Nechells, on 26 May and died a week later.

Police think a customer went to the firm's office "after being picked up earlier" and there was a disagreement.

The teenager has been released while investigations continue.

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"Police are still seeking help to identify another man believed to be involved and continue to make inquiries," West Midlands Police said in a statement.

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