Mother in court charged with murder of seven-week-old son

A mother has appeared in court charged with the murder of her seven-week-old son.

Katarzyna Gacek spoke only to confirm her name at the Oldham Magistrates hearing today.

Her son Thomas died of serious head injuries in hospital last Tuesday.

His family say they are devastated and deeply shocked.

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Three charged over baby death

A mother from Oldham has been charged with the murder of her 7 week old son. Katarzyna Gacek, her boyfriend and a lodger have been also been charged with child neglect. Thomas Gacek died from head injuries on Tuesday.