09/02/2018 18:55 GMT | Updated 10/02/2018 10:51 GMT

Wolverhampton Stabbing: Jasmine Forrester, 11, Killed As Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Murder

'An extremely distressing incident'.

An 11-year-old girl, named by West Midlands Police as Jasmine Forrester, has died in hospital after being stabbed in a house in Wolverhampton.

Police said a 51-year-old man was also taken to hospital for a minor injury and has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Superintendent Harvi Khatkar, of Wolverhampton police, said: “This is an extremely distressing incident and our sympathies go out to everyone affected.

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Police tape outside the scene in Wolverhampton 

“We are working to establish exactly what has happened, and fully understand the impact that this will have on the community.

“But we do believe this is an isolated incident, and we are not looking for anyone else.

“Extra officers will be out patrolling the area to offer reassurance to residents.”