A WOMAN has been charged with the murder of a six-week-old baby boy after he was found seriously ill at a flat.
The 27-year-old has been accused of his death after the youngster was rushed to hospital but didn’t survive.
The little boy was taken from a flat in Hythe to hospital after becoming very unwell[/caption]
Baby Malakai died four days after being taken to Southampton General Hospital on February 2, 2010.
A Hampshire police spokesman said: “The ambulance service reported that they were dealing with a seriously unwell baby on the morning of Saturday February 2, 2019.
“The baby was taken to Southampton General Hospital but was subsequently pronounced dead on Wednesday February 6.”
An inquest was opened into the baby boy’s death in 2019, but was adjourned for police investigation.
The cause of death had not been revealed.
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Chelsea Cuthbertson, from Hythe, Hampshire, has been charged over the death of the child.
She will appear at Southampton Magistrates’ Court later today.
A 42-year-old man also arrested as part of the investigation has been released without charge and with no further action.
The boy was rushed to Southampton General Hospital but died four days later[/caption]