Ventura woman arrested in daughter's murder

VENTURA, Calif. The 8-year-old was found dead in her mother's apartment on the 1300 block of Saratoga Avenue in /*Ventura*/ on Monday.

Police took Blair Stockdill into custody after responding to her apartment building following a 911 call.

When officers arrived, they found a man with stab wounds, and Stockdill was holding a knife.

Officers also found the body of her daughter she had apparently been dead for several days.

An autopsy is planned for Tuesday.

The man was treated stab injuries at a local hospital.

If you have any information about this crime, you can make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.

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