Southampton Teenager charged with Baby Murder

A 16-year-old schoolboy has been charged with murder following the death of a baby on a Southampton council estate.

Emergency services were called to an address in Defender Road, in Woolston, on Sunday.

A six-week-old baby was rushed to Southampton General Hospital where he was tragically pronounced dead.

The 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear before Southampton Magistrates’ Court this morning.

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