A schoolboy aged just 14 was chased into a city takeaway and stabbed twice in a horrific attack.
The youngster was first approached by a ‘number of men’ before being chased into the business in Handsworth, Birmingham.
The attack took place at around 3pm on Saturday, police confirmed.
Video from the scene shows a number of police officers in the doorway of Big Saj – a fish and chip shop on the street, reports BirminghamLive.
Several marked police cars and an ambulance could also be seen in the clip, which can be viewed above.
The boy’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.
Police have yet to make any arrests but CCTV trawls and house to house enquiries are said to be underway.
Anyone who witnessed the stabbing or who has information is urged to make contact with the police.
A statement from West Midlands Police read: “We’re investigating after a boy aged 14 was stabbed on Rookery Road, Handsworth, at around 3pm yesterday (Saturday).
“He was approached by a number of men before they chased him into a takeaway and stabbed him twice.
“His injuries are not believed to be life changing or life threatening.
“CCTV and house-to-house enquiries are under way.
“Anyone with information has been asked to get in touch via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk, quoting 20BW/239621Y/20.
“Alternatively, contact us on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.