Bus stabbing suspect sectioned

A 22-year-old man that is in police custody on suspicion of murder has been sectioned under the Mental Health Act. 16-year-old Christina Edkins was stabbed on a bus on Hagley Road in Birmingham on Thursday morning.

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8 people need identifying on bus Christina died on

Detective Inspector Richard Baker explains that 16 people were on the bus when Christina died.

He has spoken to eight of them, he would like to speak to the other eight about what they saw and heard.

The police believe people may have heard screams on the bus but mistook that for people 'messing around'. They would like anyone who thinks they heard or saw anything to contact them on their dedicated hotline: 0800 096 0095.

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