A woman and man have been charged with neglect after the death of a seven-year-old girl.
Khyra Ishaq, of Leyton Road in Handsworth, Birmingham, was taken to hospital on Saturday where she was pronounced dead.
Tests are continuing to find the cause of Khyra’s death.
Angela Gordon, 33, and 29-year-old Junaid Abuhamza were charged with neglect at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court on Monday. The pair, believed to be Khyra’s mother and stepfather, were remanded in custody until 28 May.
Valerie Frances, the sister of Kyra’s natural father, said she was “shocked” by the news of her niece’s death.
Speaking outside the house in Handsworth she said: “All the time I have been coming here I couldn’t get into the house, as far as I am concerned because nobody was there.
“The last time I saw them was last year some time. I’ve been coming here all the time, knocking on the door on four occasions and no-one came to the door.” Continue Reading…..
What the hell happened??? What was going on in that house??
Rest In Peace Khyra
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