Accused in stabbing of 6-year-old to undergo psychiatric assessment
CTV London Published Monday, October 26, 2015 4:56PM EDT
Erica Ehikwe, 29, is seen in this image from her Facebook profile.
A mother accused of stabbing her six-year-old daughter in their London apartment made a brief court appearance Monday morning.
Erica Ehikwe, 29, appeared via video. She has been charged with attempted murder in the incident.
Police were called to an apartment at 114 Arbour Glen Cres. on Thursday, where a child was found suffering from multiple stab wounds.
Shortly after the incident, neighbours reported that the woman had claimed she'd been talking to God.
On Monday, Ehikwe was ordered to undergo a psychiatric assessment.
She is expected to return to court again in a week.