The man has been holding the woman hostage since Friday evening, West Midlands Police said.
The road has been cordoned off and negotiators are at the scene.
Birmingham Police tweeted: “Officers are currently outside a property in Tarrant Grove, #Birmingham where a man has been holding a woman hostage since yesterday evening.
“The road is cordoned off and police negotiators are at the scene to help bring the incident to a safe conclusion.”
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