Manchester

Two charged over death of baby boy in Rochdale

Two people have been charged over the death of an eight-month-old baby boy in Greater Manchester.

The man and woman were arrested after the child was taken to hospital from Rochdale with multiple injuries on Tuesday and later died.

The man has been charged with murder. The woman has been charged with causing or allowing the death of a child.

Both have been remanded in custody to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

The man and woman cannot be named for legal reasons.

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