Courage of Shafilea's younger sister helped bring parents to justice

Alesha Ahmed, Shafilea's younger sister, found the courage to tell the truth about her sister's death. It meant Cheshire Police could fully understand the terrible sequence of events which took place in the family home. Police said it was a "vile and disgraceful act".

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Shafilea murder: Parents jailed

Iftikhar and Farzana Ahmed have both been jailed for life and ordered to serve a minimum of 25 years after being found guilty of murdering their teenage daughter Shafilea in an "honour killing".