Baby’s mother in court tomorrow charged with manslaughter


    A 30-year-old woman is expected to appear before a Princes Town Magistrate tomorrow charged with manslaughter in relation to the death of her nine month-old daughter.

    The New Grant woman was charged on Friday following advice from Deputy DPP, George Busby.

    The TTPS says on September 21st the unregistered baby was brought to the Princes Town Health Facility in an unresponsive state.

    She was transferred to the San Fernando General Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

    According to reports, the baby was fed a toxic substance, with the woman arrested following an investigation into the matter.