Father of eight-year-old Mylee Billingham charged with her murder
The father of an eight-year-old girl who was stabbed to death has been charged with her murder, West Midlands Police said.
Mylee Billingham was found with knife wounds at the Walsall home of her father, William Billingham, at around 9.15pm on January 20.
She was taken to hospital but was pronounced dead shortly after.
A post-mortem examination found the girl died from a single stab wound to the chest.
Billingham, 54, who is also known as Bill, was arrested after the incident and taken to hospital where he was treated for his injuries.
He was discharged on Friday and taken into police... read more
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