Man denies murdering Redditch woman

By Connie Osborne Monday 16 June 2014 Updated: 18/06 18:43

A MAN has denied stabbing a Redditch woman to death.

Akeel Hussain, of Pembroke Croft in Birmingham, pleaded not guilty to murdering Kirsty Wright at Worcester Crown Court today (Monday).

The 29-year-old is alleged to have killed the 21-year-old at a house on Evesham Road on March 15.

Miss Wright was taken to the Alexandra Hospital but despite the best efforts of medical professionals she passed away the following day (March 16).

Hussain will next appear at Worcester Crown Court to stand trial on September 24.

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