Accused told neighbour of stabbing court hears woman was’very upset’ after child’s death
The accused has always denied his wife attacked the victim. He also denied there was a sexual assault.
He was remanded in custody pending trial.
Speaking after the hearing, the victim’s mother told Radio Victoria the young girl was a ‘great’ child and had a ‘beautiful smile’, but added that ‘the police were never consulted’.
The couple have now reconciled after meeting at a Salvation Army c?? ???hurch in late 2014.
A short time later, the woman contacted the Department of Human Services (DHS) to tell them the alleged sexual assault had happened.
She said the father had given a letter to the police claiming he had been at home the night of the attack.
The pair said the letter was returned after police asked if it had been handed ??? ???back.
Mr Green and Ms Baccus met on a Salvation Army church mission in 2014??? ??? and have lived together for seven years
The Department of Human Services did not respond to a request for comment on the police investigation.
It was previously reported that Ms Baccus told police she was concerned that the woman would ‘be in danger’ if they became separated.
The court heard they started dating, but the couple began separating after she had another baby.
She stopped seeing him, leaving him with no relatives.
The court heard Mr Green and Ms Baccus were living together for seven years before the relationship was cut off in 2011.
Ms Baccus told police her husband was a’very, very, very good parent’.
They had been together for seven years before the relationship was cut off in 2011
The couple had just one child and Mr Green has yet to appear in court to face charges
The court heard that, in November 2012, the woman wrote letters to DHS, asking for help after she felt the alleged assault had been committed by her husband.
She alleged the incident happened in her home with her two children – three-month-old Jack and five-month-old Nana.
After two weeks, she contacted the department, saying she had been raped, the court heard.
But Mr Green insisted he did not assault the woman.
He told investigators that he never raped his wife.
‘We tried not to say he raped our daughter,’ Mr Green said.
After the meeting, the victim received a letter claiming she had been sexuall