Poisoned with plant food

A mother from Huddersfield, whose son died after drinking toxic plant food used to grow cannabis has, escaped an immediate jail sentence.

A judge told Lauren Booth that her son Aaron's death was horrific - and preventable. But he said jailing her now would only increase the burden on taxpayers. From Bradford Crown Court Chris Kiddey reports.

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Plant food poisoning

A mother has escaped jail after toddler drank plant food she used to grow cannabis at their Huddersfield home.