Iman Omar Yousef, escorted by police
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Birmingham acid girl's mother detained indefinitely

A woman who stabbed her daughter to death before dousing the girl's body in acid has been detained indefinitely in a secure psychiatric hospital.

Iman Omar Yousef, a paranoid schizophrenic from Somalia, was declared unfit to stand trial over the death of three-year-old Alia Ahmed Jama.

Mark Worthington reports.

  • 28 Oct 2010