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Man, 23, arrested after armed raid in Birmingham


A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of false imprisonment after an armed raid in Birmingham.Police were called to Marston Road, in Weoley Castle, at 00:30 GMT following concerns for a woman’s welfare.Armed officers entered the house at 08:35 as the man was believed to be in the house with the woman in possession of a baseball bat and knives. The man was treated for non-serious self-inflicted injuries.Midlands Live: Council avoids trial after striking bin deal; Birmingham ‘makes £11m from parking charges’

The woman was unharmed but treated by paramedics as a precaution.An area around the scene was cordoned off and officers are visiting residents to offer reassurance.
Source: BBC Black Country