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Soldier admits killing daughter

A soldier who survived an attack in Afghanistan despite being shot six times in the face has appeared in court to admit killling his 19 month old daughter.

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Northampton soldier facing jail after admitting to killing daughter

A soldier who survived an attack in Afghanistan despite being shot six times in the face has been warned he faces jail after admitting killing his 19-month-old daughter.

Liam Culverhouse, from Kingsthorpe near Northampton, lost his eye in the Afghan attack, which also claimed the life of five of his colleagues.

Today a court in Nottingham heard he attacked his daughter Khloe 18 months after returning home: she died of her injuries later.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Emma Baker

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