Gibraltar murder trial hears heart-breaking evidence from girl, six

'Daddy stabbed mummy, then daddy stabbed himself': Gibraltar murder trial hears heart-breaking evidence from girl, six, whose British mother 'was killed by the child's father' Real Lishman, 43, is accused of murdering his 32-year-old wife Carolina in 2017 Gibraltar court heard that the child had tried to stop her father wounding himself The six-year-old girl is said to have run from the house covered in blood 

By Tim Stickings For Mailonline

Published: 11:02 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 11:59 GMT, 1 March 2019

A Gibraltar murder trial has heard evidence from a six-year-old girl that her father stabbed his wife to death before injuring himself with the knife. 

Real Lishman, 43, is accused of murdering 32-year-old Carolina Lishman on the Rock in November 2017, which he denies.  

The territory's Supreme Court heard the young child's account that she had tried to stop her father from stabbing himself while her mother lay dying on the floor. 

Carolina Lishman, pictured, was killed in November 2017

Real Lishman, pictured, denies murdering his wife in 2017

Real Lishman (right), 43, is accused of murdering his 32-year-old wife Carolina Lishman (left) on the Rock in November 2017, which he denies

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