A homicide investigation has been launched after one man was killed and 7 folks have been injured within the incidents within the metropolis middle.The stabbings came about over a roughly two-hour stretch from 12.30 a.m. native to 2.30 a.m at a number of places in central Birmingham on Structure Hill, Livery Street, Irving Street and Hurst Street, West Midlands Police Chief Superintendent Steve Graham mentioned. He added police are treating them as a “linked collection.”Graham added that police had not recognized discover a explicit motive at this stage however mentioned the violence did “seem like random when it comes to the number of the individuals who have been attacked.””It does seem like a random assault as we have not discovered any hyperlinks between the victims,” he mentioned.Graham advised a information convention on Sunday morning there was no suggestion the incident was motivated by hate.”[There is] completely no suggestion in any respect that that is terror associated,” he mentioned. Graham additionally dominated out gang hyperlinks.”At this stage there is no such thing as a suggestion that gangs have been concerned. The people who find themselves victims of this assault are usually not related with gangs,” he mentioned.Two folks stay in a important situation in hospital, Graham added. Police will overview CCTV footage and can make a public attraction to anybody who was within the space on the time for data. No arrests have but been made. A lady named Cara who was working in Birmingham’s metropolis middle mentioned she noticed a brawl within the Arcadian membership space late on Saturday evening. The police press convention Sunday didn’t point out any violence on the membership space as an element within the stabbings.”All my ideas are with these affected by the horrible incident in Birmingham final evening,” UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tweeted on Sunday.”My due to the emergency companies who’re working arduous on the scene. Anybody with data ought to contact West Midlands Police,” he added.