>> A 15 year old British girl appeared in court on Wednesday charged with the murder of seven year old Katie Rough. Katie's mother arriving at the York magistrate's court flanked by family members. The BBC reporting the teenager accused of her murder was remanded in custody by York magistrates.
And is due to appear at Leeds Crown Court on Friday. Katie was found seriously injured on a path leading to a playing field in the Woodthorpe area of York on Monday afternoon. The schoolgirl was taken to hospital but died a short time later. The teenager accused of her murder cannot be identified because of her age.
Police say the girl is also charged with possession of an offensive weapon.