Mesman’s moment on bicycle ‘stabs passenger through car window’ in broad daylight before driver drives away when attack is caught on dashcam
- Man on bicycle pushes knife through car window and appears to stab passenger
- The man then picks up his bicycle and drives away from the scene as the car pulls away
- The incident took place along a road in Birmingham’s Alum Rock area on April 4
This is the shocking moment when a man with a knife on a bicycle puts a giant knife through a car window and appears to stab the passenger in the vehicle.
Dashcam footage shows the man getting off his bike along a busy road in the Alum Rock area of Birmingham and pulling the gun out of his sleeve on April 4.
He then pushes the knife through the open car window while the vehicle waits in traffic and appears to stab a person in the passenger seat.
The suspect, wearing a black hoodie and sweatpants, then picks up his bicycle and casually drives away from the scene as the car disappears into the distance.
The knife-wielding man, wearing a black hoodie and sweatpants, drives down a road in the Alum Rock area of Birmingham
The man then gets off his bike and leaves it on the sidewalk before approaching the car waiting in traffic
The attack is said to have taken place around 6 pm on April 4.
During the footage, the mesman rides his bicycle down the street before seeing the vehicle and getting off his bicycle.
He pushes the knife through the car window to the passenger before backing up to reveal the size of the knife.
The driver immediately tries to swing around the other cars to escape while the suspect picks up his bike and drives away from the scene.
MailOnline has contacted the West Midlands Police Department for comment.
The footage of the incident was uploaded by the Birmz is Grime website, where it has since been viewed by more than 26,000 social media users.
The scenes come just months after a 19-year-old was left for his life after being ‘chased down the road by a group of men’ and stabbed repeatedly in Alum Rock, Birmingham on Feb. 9.
The man takes the weapon from his sleeve and then pushes the knife through the open car window
The man then picks up his bicycle and drives away from the scene while the car tries to escape
Emergency teams, including the West Midlands Ambulance Service, were called to the scene after the victim suffered multiple stab wounds.
The teenager was rushed to hospital and underwent emergency surgery, police later said in a statement.
The motive for the attack is unclear and police investigations are ongoing to determine what happened before and after the teen was stabbed.