Baby death: Woman remanded

An 18-year-old woman has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with causing the death of a four-month-old baby girl at an address in Bow, east London.

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Baby taken to hospital from an address in Bow

  • The baby was taken to hospital by ambulance from an address in Bow on Friday
  • London Ambulance Service contacted police at 5.30pm due to the condition of the girl. She was dead by 5.45pm
  • The woman, who has not been named by the police, was arrested on Saturday and later charged

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Woman facing court over baby death in east London

An 18-year-old woman is due to appear in court in east London today charged with causing the death of a four-month-old baby girl. She is charged with causing the death of a child and the wilful neglect of three children, which includes the dead baby.

She is due to appear in custody at Thames Magistrates' Court in east London Credit: Press Assocation
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