Tragic Stabbing Incident in Bilston
In a distressing turn of events, a 19-year-old named Shawn Seesahai was fatally stabbed near a primary school in Bilston, Wolverhampton.
The incident occurred on Monday night, November 13, on playing fields off Laburnum Road, East Park. Despite prompt medical attention, Shawn succumbed to his injuries just before 8.30pm.
Arrests Made: Two 12-Year-Olds in Custody
West Midlands Police (WMP) has taken swift action in the investigation, announcing the arrest of two 12-year-old boys on suspicion of Shawn Seesahai’s murder.
The arrests were carried out at the juveniles’ homes on Tuesday night, and they are currently in custody.
Emergency Response: Stabbing Near Stowlawn Primary School
Emergency services, responding to reports of a stabbing near Stowlawn Primary School, discovered Shawn Seesahai at the scene.
Despite the efforts of medics, he could not be saved. WMP is actively supporting Shawn’s family with specialized officers as the investigation unfolds.
Appeal for Witnesses: Investigation Moving Forward
The police are urging anyone who was in the vicinity between 6pm and 10pm on the night of the incident to come forward with information.
Detective Chief Inspector Dave Sanders, leading the WMP homicide team, expressed condolences to Shawn’s family and emphasized the ongoing efforts to gather relevant details. The investigation is progressing rapidly, and cooperation from the community is crucial.
Closing Remarks: Community Support and Continuing Investigation
As the community grapples with the tragedy, the focus remains on supporting Shawn Seesahai’s grieving family.
With two juveniles in custody, the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fatal stabbing continues. West Midlands Police encourages anyone with information to contact them, underscoring the collaborative effort needed to bring clarity to this heartbreaking incident.