Toddler Death In Modbury

Police have charged a 42-year-old woman with murder after the body of a two-year-old boy was found at a home in Modbury in Devon.

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Family pay tribute to toddler found dead

The family of 2 year old Shaun Vane, whose body was found in a home in Modbury at the weekend, have paid tribute to him.

40 year old Angela Vane has been charged with murder.

Shaun Ryleigh Vane will forever be deeply in our hearts and souls. Such a fantastic little brother, so bright he is our little sunshine. Rest in peace little brother we love you. Your loving siblings Lee and Lucy Vane

– Lee and Lucy Vane, brother and sister

We are deeply saddened and shocked by the recent tragic events and grieving the loss of a lovely little boy. A light has gone from our lives. Shaun was much loved by all his family. A happy little boy will be forever in our hearts and thoughts.

– Ryan O’Neill, father


Woman appears in court

A woman from Modbury has appeared in court charged with murdering a two-year-old boy.

40-year-old Angela Vane, appeared before magistrates charged with the murder of Shaun O'Neill, who is understood to be her son.

She was remanded in custody to appear at Plymouth Crown Court on Weds.


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