A man from Partington has been charged with the murder of a baby boy at court this morning september 14th.
Samual Gildea aged 30 of Woodruff Walk Partington has today September 14th appeared at Manchester and Salford Magistrates Court initially charged with Section 20 assault however following the death of four-month-old baby boy, this was changed to a murder charge.
On September 12, police were called by the ambulance service to Woodruff Walk in Partington to reports that a baby was found unconscious.
The boy was taken to hospital with significant head injuries where sadly this morning he died.
A 25-year-old woman who was previously arrested in connection with the investigation has been released with no further action to be taken
Reporting restrictions at this time means we cannot reveal the baby’s name, a Home Office post mortem will be held on September 15.