Castleford woman charged over baby's death

Detectives have charged a Castleford woman with manslaughter following the death of a 10-month-old baby.

Monday, 8th April 2019, 4:33 pm
Updated Monday, 8th April 2019, 4:44 pm
Police have arrested the 41-year-old.

Sarah Higgins, aged 41, has been charged with the manslaughter of Skyla Gillar.

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Skyla was found unresponsive at an address in Skelmanthorpe, near Huddersfield, on 24 August 2017.

She was taken to hospital but died on 26 August 2017.

Sarah Higgins will appear at Kirklees Magistrates Court, Huddersfield on April 12.