Murder investigation launched after man shot dead

Well Lane
The shooting happened at about 17:00 BST on Monday [Google]

A murder investigation has been launched after man in his 20s was shot dead, police have said.

West Midlands Police said it received reports of the incident on Well Lane, Walsall, just before 17:00 BST on Monday.

The man died at the scene, while another man was wounded and is receiving treatment to his injuries, which are not life-threatening.

Officers remain on the road while forensic examinations take place.

The force appealed for anyone with information to get in touch.

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