Kings Heath Women In Court Following House Fire

Two women will today be sentenced in connection with a fatal house fire in Speedwell Road in Edgbaston on bonfire night last year.

Nussrat Khatoon, aged 39 from Kings Heath, and Tina Andrews, aged 30 from Small Heath, are due to be sentenced this morning at Birmingham Crown Court for manslaughter and reckless arson.

Nusrat Begum, aged 36, died in the fire on 5 November 2012.

More details to follow…