Boy, 16, charged with park murder
Published 18/07/2013 | 21:17
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a teenager who was fatally stabbed in a park.
Hassan Mahmood died in hospital after suffering a single stab wound to the back following the incident on Monday night, West Midlands Police said.
The 15-year-old was attacked in Oaklands Park in South Yardley, Birmingham, shortly before 6pm.
West Midlands Police have charged a 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, with Hassan's murder.
A second 16-year-old boy has been charged with assisting an offender in connection with the incident.
They will both appear at Birmingham Youth Court on Friday.