/ Man charged after death of 22-month-old girl

A man has been charged after a 22-month-old girl died in Wythenshawe.


Michael Wild (20/03/89) of Somerton Avenue, Wythenshawe has been charged with murder and is due to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court today, Saturday 27 January 2018.


At around 1.50pm on Sunday 21 January 2018 police were called by the ambulance service to Somerton Avenue to reports that a 22-month-old girl was having a medical episode.

The girl was taken to hospital but despite the best efforts of medics she sadly died.

A post mortem revealed the child had unexplained injuries and detectives launched an investigation.


A 34-year-old woman who was arrested has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

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