Man charged after baby mauled to death by dog in Blackburn

Ava-Jayne Corless Credit: Lancashire Police

A man has been charged under the dangerous dog act after a baby was mauled to death in Blackburn in February.

Ava-Jayne Corless was asleep in bed when the dog attacked her.

Lee Wright, 27, of Emily Street, Blackburn will appear at Blackburn Magistrates on 4 July 2014.

He has also been charged with conspiracy to supply class cannabis.