Four men were today arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a town centre stabbing, police said.
A 42-year-old man was in a "serious but stable" condition in hospital after suffering multiple stab wounds in an incident in Walsall on Sunday.
West Midlands Police said the victim was attacked by a number of people at the junction of Corporation Street and Wednesbury Road just before midnight.
The four - aged 21, 24, 35 and 42 and all believed to be from Coventry - were arrested in Coventry and remain in police custody.
Police are still appealing for anyone who was in the area of Wednesbury Road around midnight on Sunday, or anyone who has any information about the attack, to contact CID at Walsall police station on 0845 113 5000.