“She was the happiest she had been for a long time.”
Lyndsey Shipston thought she and her daughter were safe living in a home away from her ex-husband. Shipstone, 44, and her former husband, Yasser Alromisse, were battling in court for five years over the custody of their daughter.
Shipstone and her 7-year-old daughter, Mary, had been living in a new home for about a year, and Mary had settled into her school.
Until the unthinkable happened and changed all of that in an instant.
The girl and her mother had fled their home to get away from the violent father.