Loved ones of a baby girl who was allegedly murdered have called her a "little princess".
One-year-old Orianna Crilly-Cifrova was learning to walk and talk and starting to develop her own "little personality" her family said in a statement issued through Greater Manchester Police.
Jamie Chadwick, 21, understood not to be the child's father, is charged with her murder.
Her mother, Chelsea Crilly, 19, is accused of causing or allowing the death or serious harm of a child.
Police were first called at around 2.25pm on Wednesday to reports that a one-year-old girl was injured at a flat on Cross Lane, Radcliffe, Greater Manchester.
Emergency services attended and the girl was taken to hospital, where she died despite efforts of specialist doctors.
In a statement issued on Sunday the child's family said:
Chadwick, of Cross Lane, Radcliffe, and Crilly, of Warwick Road, Atherton, Greater Manchester, are due to appear at Minshull Street Crown Court, Manchester on Tuesday. 201255 OCT 19