Birmingham & Black Country

Man due in court over Birmingham funfair attack

A man has been charged with attempted murder following an attack in which a security guard was shot at and stabbed at a funfair in Birmingham.

Police said the 31-year-old victim was shot in the back and suffered multiple stab wounds in the attack at Ward End Park on 12 September.

Up to 15 young men, dressed in black and with faces covered, are thought to have taken part, police said.

A man is due to appear before magistrates in Birmingham later.

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