A SLEEPING toddler was stabbed to death by her mum’s ex boyfriend.Three-year-old Hunter Straight-Smith was left with severe brain damage after being knifed by Daniel Jensen.
Three-year-old Hunter Straight-Smith was knifed as he sleptCredit: Supplied
He was attacked as he slept at his mum’s house in Winnipeg, Canada on Wednesday.Jensen – who is not Hunter’s biological dad – attacked the tot after a blazing row with ex-partner Clarice Smith.Little Hunter died on Saturday after his family made the agonising decision to switch off his life support.Clarice also suffered “a number of injuries” in the attack.3
The tot’s heartbroken family paid tribute3
He was attacked at his mum’s house in Winnipeg, Canada on WednesdayCredit: Supplied
Officers said Jensen walked to Clarice’s house to attack Hunter sortly after their six-month relationship ended in a furious row.He was already under a court order to not contact her.Bianca Smith, one of Hunter’s aunts wrote in a Facebook post: “My life forever changed.”I don’t think this even hit me yet and I don’t know how I’m gonna handle this.https://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js