Teesside youth admits attacking girl, 10

A teenager has pleaded guilty to wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm after a 10-year-old girl was found injured on Teesside.

The victim was found with serious head injuries two hours after she was reported missing from her Stockton home on 6 April.

The boy, who is 16 and cannot be named, pleaded guilty at Teesside Crown Court to the assault.

He was remanded in custody to a secure unit until sentencing.