Man and girl charged with homicide after dying of one-year-old boy

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The child died in November, 2020 (Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto)

The kid died in November 2020 (Image: Getty Pictures/iStockphoto)

Two folks have been charged with homicide following the dying of a kid in Kent.

Jack Benham, 34, and Sian Hedges, 26, have been remanded in custody forward of a listening to tomorrow.

Officers from Kent Police had visited a property within the village of Hernhill on 28 November 2020, following considerations for the welfare of a one-year-old boy.

The kid was rushed to an area hospital however later pronounced lifeless.

On the identical day, a person and a girl had been arrested in reference to the incident.

They had been each bailed whereas an investigation was accomplished by the Kent and Essex Severe Crime Directorate.

On Monday, Jack Benham, of Highstreet Street, Hernhill and Sian Hedges, of Fillace Park, Yelverton, Devon had been each charged following authorisation from the Crown Prosecution Service, with homicide and inflicting or permitting the dying of a kid.

Each had been remanded in custody to look at a listening to earlier than Maidstone Crown Courtroom on Wednesday 8 March.

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