A van containing Paul Russell driving distant from the tribunal gathering aft helium appeared connected the aforesaid time arsenic Thomas Cashman astatine Liverpool Magistrates successful Liverpool, England, connected Oct. 3, 2022. (Colin McPherson/Getty Images)
LONDON—A antheral appeared successful a tribunal successful the English metropolis of Liverpool connected Monday charged with the murder of a 9-year-old miss who was changeable dormant successful her ain home.
Thomas Cashman, 34, is accused of murdering Olivia Pratt-Korbel, who was fatally changeable erstwhile a gunman chased different antheral into her location successful Dovecot, eastbound of Liverpool, connected Aug. 22.
Cashman is besides charged with the attempted execution of Olivia’s mother, Cheryl Korbel, who was wounded during the struggle, and Joseph Nee, a convicted burglar, whom the gunman was chasing.
The lawsuit has shaken the city, and past period radical packed section streets for Olivia’s funeral.
Police said the deadly clash began erstwhile a gunman fired astatine 2 different men connected the street. When Cheryl Korbel opened her doorway to spot what was happening, 1 of the men forced his mode into the home. The gunman past fired arsenic Korbel tried to barroom the door.
Cashman was remanded successful custody and a proceedings is provisionally acceptable for March 6 adjacent year.