Friday, May 10, 2013

Dove Cote pub Shooting: Man Shot Dead At Pub In Birmingham

A gunman has shot a man dead at a pub in Birmingham, West Midlands, police have said.

The killer struck at the Dove Cote pub in Cockshut Hill at around 5.45pm on Friday.

Armed police have cordoned the pub off and have launched a manhunt. Drivers and pedestrians are advised to avoid the area.

Chief Superintendent Alex Murray said: "We believe this may have been a targeted attack which happened in a busy pub in broad daylight this afternoon.