It murder occurred just weeks after a court referee refused to have the girl removed from the home.
The death that occurred weeks after a court official declined to remove the girl from her home.
A Detroit woman charged in the stabbing murder of her 8-year-old daughter has been found competent to stand trial.
A Detroit woman charged with fatally stabbing her daughter will undergo a second exam after an expert found her incompetent to stand trial.
An autopsy report says an 8-year-old Detroit girl who authorities say was killed by her mother was stabbed in the heart and had a bite mark on her body.
A competency exam has been ordered for a Detroit mother accused of murdering her young daughter and her preliminary court exam put on hold.
A court document says the younger brother of an 8-year-old girl who told children’s advocacy workers that he watched his mother stab his sister to death in their Detroit home continues to re-enact the slaying.
The younger brother of an 8-year-old girl told children’s advocacy workers he watched as she was stabbed to death in their Detroit home.
A court official who was asked to remove a Detroit child from her home just weeks before she was fatally stabbed turned down the state’s request because he believed there was no immediate danger, according to a transcript released Friday.
A Detroit mom accused in the stabbing death of her 8-year-old daughter appeared in court today to face formal charges.