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Perry Barr baby death: Man in court charged with murder

image captionWest Midlands Police said the child was from Perry Barr, Birmingham

A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a five-month-old girl who died after suffering a number of injuries.

West Midlands Police said the child, from Perry Barr, Birmingham, died in hospital on Wednesday. A post-mortem examination revealed several injuries.

Tomas Driukas, 25, from Crantock Road, Perry Barr, was remanded in custody at Birmingham Magistrates' Court earlier.

He is due to appear at Birmingham Crown Court on 7 April.

A 22-year-old woman, also arrested over the baby's death, has been released on police bail.

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