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Croydon baby death: Woman charged with murder

A woman has been charged with the murder of a three-month-old baby girl in south London.

The Metropolitan Police said officers were called by London Ambulance Service to a home in Croydon shortly before 12:00 GMT on Saturday.

The baby was found unresponsive and taken to hospital. She died about an hour later.

A 40-year-old woman, who police said knew the baby, is due to appear at Bromley Magistrates Court on Monday.

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