A 54 year old has now been arrested on suspicion of murdering 8 year old Mylee Billingham.
The man, believed to be Mylee’s father, Bill Billingham is still in hospital with minor stab wounds. West Midlands Police are waiting for the suspect to be medically fit enough to be questioned.
Mylee was found on Valley View, Brownhills in Walsall at 9.15pm on Saturday. She was taken to hospital but later pronounced dead.
A post-mortem examination confirmed that a stab wound to the chest was the cause of the fatal injury.