Man arrested following baby’s death

2017-06-13 10:16

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Kensington police have arrested a 26-year-old man following the death of a baby yesterday (Monday 12).

The 18-month-old boy reportedly died from injuries to his head and body at Kensington Health Care Centre where he was taken for medical attention.

According to a police report the suspect is the baby’s stepfather. He has not yet been charged.

Provincial police spokesperson Sergeant Noloyiso Rwexana says the incident was reported by the health care workers at Kensington Health Care Centre.

The baby’s 30-year-old mother was taken in for questioning, says Rwexana.


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