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Two 12-year-olds arrested after 19-year-old killed


Two 12-year-olds have been arrested in connection with the murder of a teenager.

Shawn Seesahai, 19, was stabbed in open land off Laburnum Road, East Park in Wolverhampton.

The boys, who cannot be named, were arrested at their home addresses.

The arrests took place just before 8.30pm on Monday, November 13.

The boys were arrested by officers on suspicion of murder and remain in police custody.

West Midlands Police have confirmed they will be stepping up community patrols in the area.

A spokesperson from the force said: "We have increased dedicated patrols in the area as we understand this incident will have caused deep concern in the local community."

Roads near the scene were closed off as forensic experts carried out examinations.

Specialist officers are with Shawn's family and providing support to the community.