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Hassan Mahmood stabbing: Teenager charged with murder

Hassan Mahmood
Image caption Hassan Mahmood was stabbed once in the back

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder after a teenager was fatally stabbed in a Birmingham park.

Hassan Mahmood, 15, was attacked in Oaklands Park, South Yardley shortly before 18:00 BST on Monday.

He died in hospital after suffering a single stab wound to the back, West Midlands Police said.

Another 16-year-old boy has been charged with assisting an offender. The pair, who cannot be named for legal reasons, are due in court on Friday.

They will both appear at Birmingham Youth Court.

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