Birmingham, September 06: At least one person was killed and seven other suffered injuries in a stabbing attack in the UK city of Birmingham, the West Midlands police said on Sunday. "We can now confirm that we have launched a murder investigation following the events in Birmingham city centre overnight.

A man has tragically died. Another man and a woman have suffered serious injuries and five others have also been injured, although their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening," Sputnik quoted the police statement. Also Read | Sushant Singh Rajput’s Supporters Organise Car Rally in the US as Mark of Solidarity (Watch Video).

The stabbings took place between 23:30 and 01:20 GMT and are said to be linked, according to the police.

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