Toddler death inquest begins

The inquest into the death of a toddler who was killed by his mother has begun in Sunderland.

Melanie Ruddell strangled two-year-old Christy while experiencing mental health problems. She then took her son's body to a police station.

Helen Ford is at the inquest.

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Toddler death inquest

The inquest into the death of a toddler is underway in Sunderland. Melanie Ruddell strangled her two-year-old son Christy and took his body to a police station.