A man has been charged with the murder of his four year old daughter in Hatfield.
30-year-old Carl Wheatley is charged with murdering Alexa-Marie at their home address in Queen Bee Court.
Alexa-Marie died at Lister Hospital after police had been called to the house at 9.36am on March 12th.
A post mortem examination into the death of the 4-year old will take place on Monday 17th March.
Following the death of Alexa-Marie, the mothers side of the family released the following statement through Hertfordshire police.
"We are completely stunned and devastated that our beautiful little girl has been taken so suddenly. She was truly the most gentle, loving, happy and amazing little soul we had the pleasure of knowing. "