Dewsbury teenager drank bleach after Muslim dad attacked her for being ‘too Westernised’ and wearing make-up

Police were called to the family’s home in Dewsbury, West Yorks on October 1 by paramedics, Kirklees magistrates were told.

Prosecutor Vanessa Jones said: “An ambulance was already there following a report that a young lady had drunk some bleach following a domestic incident.

“They were met by the brother of the 17-year-old victim, went upstairs and found her in a distressed state.

“She was sat on the edge of the bed, gasping for breath and clutching her arms and stomach.”