Serious case into death of baby who died from heroin overdose

A serious case review is being launched following the death of a one-year-old boy.

The toddler from Wolverhampton died from a heroin overdose.

Daniel Jones, aged 23 months, was pronounced dead at a house in the Penn area of the city after paramedics were called there on Tuesday 29th May.

A 33-year-old woman and 29-year-old man were remanded in custody at Wolverhampton Magistrates Court charged with the manslaughter and of causing or allowing the death of the child.

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Heroin Baby Death

A toddler from Wolverhampton has died from a heroin overdose.