Ham­mer teen trial

Daily Star Sunday - - FRONT PAGE -

A GIRL of 14 found raped and mur­dered in a park was hit with a ham­mer-like weapon so hard some of her teeth fell out, a court heard.

A post-mortem found that Vik­torija Sokolova, orig­i­nally from Lithua­nia, died from a blunt force trauma to the head.

The school­girl was found by a passer-by in West Park, Wolver­hamp­ton.

A 16-year-old, who can­not be named for le­gal rea­sons, de­nies mur­der, rape and an­other sex charge.

Wolver­hamp­ton Crown Court heard Vik­torija had been in con­tact with the ac­cused through Face­book be­fore her death.

The trial con­tin­ues.

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