A man was shot dead and a second left seriously injured after a gun attack at a Birmingham industrial estate.
The victim, 31, was discovered at the Western industrial complex in Western Road, Winson Green, after police were called at 5.30pm, today, Tuesday, April 13.
A second man injured in the same incident was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.
The investigation is ongoing and police have tonight sealed off the area. No arrests have been made and the circumstances were not known.
In a statement, West Midlands Police said: “We’ve launched a murder investigation after a shooting in Birmingham earlier this evening (13 April).
“We were called to an industrial premises in Western Road at around 5.30pm.
“A 31-year-old man was sadly found dead and another man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.
“Our investigation is in the early stages and we’ve closed the scene for forensic examination.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police via live chat on its website or call them on 101.