27th Feb, 2021

Police officer injured after brick thrown at patrol car in Chelmsley Wood

Sarah Mason 4th Feb, 2021 Updated: 4th Feb, 2021

A POLICE officer has been left injured after a brick was thrown through the window of her patrol car in Chelmsley Wood.

The brick hit the officer on the back of the head as she and a colleague waited for a recovery vehicle to arrive after suffering a flat tyre in Maytree Close.

The officer was left ‘shaken and upset’ after the incident which happened at around 11.15pm on Sunday.

A potential suspect was riding a bike and was dressed in black clothing, say West Midlands Police.

The brick was thrown through the rear window while the officers were completing some paperwork.

The officer was treated for minor cuts at the scene.

West Midlands Police said: “Fortunately she is okay − although she is shaken and upset about what happened.”

They appealing for anyone with information to contact them online or by calling 101.

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