Birmingham & Black Country

Man in hospital after 'shots fired through home window'

A man is in hospital following reports of shots having been fired through the window of a house.

The 49-year-old man, who was visiting a house in Cotterills Lane, Alum Rock, Birmingham, is in a stable condition.

Police who attended the scene at about 22:20 BST on Thursday, said initial inquiries suggested shots were fired by a person who got out of a car.

The man in hospital reportedly has leg injuries which are not believed to be life-threatening.

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