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In a statement tonight Lancashire police said, "At 11.44pm on Tuesday 4 March, police were called by the ambulance service to an address on Jameson Street in Blackpool where Sophie Jones had been taken ill.The two year old was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital but sadly died".
"Toxicology tests confirmed Sophie had ingested methadone, however the cause of her death has still not been ascertained".
Lancashire police have tonight charged two people following the death of two year old Sophie Jones in Blackpool.
Barry Jones, 41, and Michelle King, 29, are due at Blackpool Magistrates Court tomorrow.
They're both charged with causing or allowing the death of a child by means of an unlawful act.