Schoolboy, 15, killed after being ‘ambushed’ by gang in broad daylight

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A teenage boy, 15, has been killed in broad daylight by a gang armed with knives, according to witnesses.

The schoolboy was attacked by the thugs in Linwood Road, Handsworth in Birmingham.

Police are hunting for the killers and a road has been shut off by officers.

Shots were said to have been fired in the mob attack, locals say, at around 3.30pm.

The boy was rushed to hospital but sadly died a short time later from his injuries.

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