Birmingham & Black Country

Gang attack man with cleaver in Walsall

A man has been attacked in the Black Country by a gang with a cleaver.

Officers were called to reports of a gang attacking a man with a machete-like object in Wolverhampton Road, Walsall, at about 1135 BST on Monday.

A 49-year-old man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening chest and head injuries, although nothing was stolen from him, police said.

The three man-group was wearing balaclavas and drove off in a Vauxhall Corsa.

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