The mother of 3 year old Lia Green who was killed by her father has been found guilty of child cruelty.
The mother of a little girl killed by her father has been found guilty of child cruelty.
A teenager has pleaded not guilty to the murder or manslaughter of four siblings in a house fire in Lancashire.
Edward Hanratty, 41, of Dirkhill Road in Bradford, has been arrested in West Yorkshire and has since been remanded into custody in connection with the death of a baby killed by a TV that toppled onto him.
He pleaded guilty to child cruelty part way through a trial in December, but later failed to turn up at court for sentencing and a warrant was issued for his arrest.
He will appear for sentencing at Preston Crown Court on Wednesday 27 February.
An arrest warrant has been issued for the father of a baby who died after a TV fell on his head in Burnley.
Edward Hanratty admitted child neglect following the death of four-month-old Kian, but failed to appear at court for sentencing.
Natalie McMillan, Kian's mother, had previously pleaded guilty to child cruelty on the basis of neglect. Yesterday, she was sentenced to 15 months in prison.
The mother of a baby who died when a TV fell on his head has been jailed for 15 months.
Natalie McMillan had previously pleaded guilty to child cruelty on the basis of neglect following the death of four month old Kian at home in Burnley.
His father Edward Hanratty was also due to be sentenced today but failed to appear at court. A warrant has been issued for his arrest.
An ice cream seller who smashed the window of his rival's van with a metal bar has been told by judge he has escaped prison by the skin of his teeth.
Zaheer Ramzan was caught when an onlooker filmed the whole assault on his mobile phone.
An ice cream man has been sentenced after an incident involving two ice cream vans in Lancashire.
Zaheer Ramzan from Halifax received a six month suspended sentence and was ordered to undertake 250 hours of unpaid work.
More to follow.