A man's been jailed for eight years for allowing his seven week old baby to die. Lee Davison's daughter Krystal suffered a chilling catalogue of injuries.
Krystal was taken to hospital from her home in Pontefract with brain damage and broken bones. A judge at Leeds Crown Court told Davison he should have protected her. Chris Kiddey reports.
West Yorkshire Police say they hope the family of a 7 week old baby, who was allowed to die by her father, can now start to rebuild their lives. Lee Davison has been jailed for 8 years for allowing or causing the death of his daughter Krystal.
Detective Superintendent Scott Wood said: "After considering all the evidence presented to the Court a Jury found Davison guilty of allowing the death of a child and he has today been sentenced appropriately.
"This has been a tragic case where a 7 week old girl has lost her life before its even had chance to really begin, and I believe justice was served in bringing this case before the courts."
The funeral of a hero who made the ultimate sacrifice for his country has been taking place this lunchtime.
Sergent Lee Davidson, killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan last month, was described as a "superb soldier". The service took place at Thorne, near Doncaster - at the church where he was married last year.
The body of Sergeant Lee Davidson , who was killed in Afghanistan as he was about to become a father for the third time was flown back to Britain. His pregnant wife, from Thorne in South Yorkshire, paid a tearful farewell to the hero she says will never be forgotton. Adam Fowler reports.
The body of Sergeant Lee Davidson from Doncaster killed in Afghanistan has arrived back in the UK.Read the full story ›
The body of a Doncaster soldier who was killed in Afghanistan is to be flown home.Read the full story ›
A soldier who has been killed in Afghanistan was about to become a father for the third time. Sergeant Lee Davidson, who was from Thorne near Doncaster, died in a bomb attack on his vehicle.
Tributes have been paid to him throughout the day - none more moving than the one from his pregnant wife, Samantha. She says their two sons and their unborn daughter will be told all about their loving father. Tina Gelder reports.
Tributes have been paid to a soldier from South Yorkshire who's been killed in Afghanistan. Sergeant Lee Davidson was about to become a father for the third time. His pregnant wife Samantha says he will never be forgotten. Tina Gelder reports from Thorne near Doncaster.