The West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner, David Jamieson said:
“My thoughts are with the victim of this awful crime.
“It is right that Oliver Banfield is now facing a gross misconduct investigation and has been suspended.
“It would not be appropriate for me to comment further and potentially prejudice this serious process.
“I have asked the Chief Constable for a briefing on the steps taken by West Midlands Police.”Back to News Archive