Uncle charged with killing Tia.
John Maden, 37, was arrested when the body of Tia Rigg was found at his home in Manchester after a 999 call on Saturday.
Maden, of Dalmain Close, Cheetham Hill, will appear before Manchester city magistrates later today.
The girl was found dead at the property in Dalmain Close after a 999 call around 3.45pm on Saturday.
A post-mortem examination concluded she died as a result of ligature strangulation and abdominal injuries.
Stabbed - Tia Rigg