A tragedy occurred today when a 16 year old girl was stabbed to death on the number 9 bus on the A456 Hagley Road at around 7:40.
Christina Edkins was a student at Leasowes high school and had only boarded the buss a few munities before the attack that is thought to have been by her boy friend. West midlands police officers were immediately dispatched but were unable to save her and she was confirmed dead at the scene. West Midlands ambulance services was also called to an emergency on a bus at around 7:35.
The police have arrested a man and have launched another man hunt for a Black man in his late teens or early 20s.
A Facebook page has been set up to commemorate her, to show your support to her family and friends go and like it and leave comments.