Jasmine Forrester aged 11 has been stabbed to death in Wolverhampton

An 11-year-old girl has tragically died in hospital after being stabbed to death at her home in Wolverhampton,  She has been named as Jasmine Forrester.

A man aged 51 was arrested on suspicion of murder the incident happened inside a house on Kent Road on Friday.

Police Officers were called to an emergency call before 1am after a neighbour could hear a disturbance and discovered the girl with multiple injuries.

Police arrested a 51-year-old at the scene who is related to the girl, he is currently in hospital receiving treatment for a cut to his hand,

Officers are standing guard over his bed, he is expected to make a full recovery and will be transferred to police custody once he has been discharged from the hospital.

Police have also said that a woman in her 80s is also undergoing treatment for a dislocated shoulder during the incident, it is believed she was trying fend off the girl’s attacker.