Statement following firearm discharge in Frankley last night
Police have cordoned off an area in Hereford Close in Frankley, Birmingham following a firearm discharge last night (Wednesday 26 July).
At around 9pm, a firearm was discharged by an armed officer which resulted in one man being taken to hospital with a gunshot injury. Another man has been arrested for suspected firearm offences.
The officer’s body worn video was on at the time of the incident.
The matter has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC).