Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 28 May 2016

Home News

Mother charged with neglect over baby's death

Published 13/11/2009

A mother whose baby son died was last night charged with neglect.

Tracey Sutherland, 39, was charged two days after Alexander, 13 months, was pronounced dead by medics.

It is understood she called the emergency services shortly before 7am on Tuesday and informed them her son had been dead in the house for two days but she could not bear to part with him.

A post-mortem examination carried out on Wednesday was inconclusive and the cause of his death is unknown.

Sutherland, of Porlock Road, Baguley, Manchester, is due before Manchester Magistrates' Court today.

From the web

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph