Tablet computer stolen from sick child's bedside

Police are hunting a sneak thief who stole a tablet from beside the hospital bed of a sick 11-month-old child. The baby girl has a genetic disorder and is frquently in hospital. Her mother bought her a Galaxy tablet to help keep her occupied.

On 19 August, the baby and her mum were in Manchester Children's Hospital when the thief struck. The tablet was taken from her bedside cabinet some time between early evening and 2pm the following day.