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Man charged with murder following death of baby in 2016

News   •   May 24, 2018 17:00 BST

Detectives have today, Thursday, 24 May, charged a 39-year-old man with murder following the death of an 8-week-old baby boy in 2016.

Abdoul Boudabes, 39, (30.04.1979) of Plumstead was charged and remanded in custody. He will make a virtual appearance at Bromley Magistrates Court on Friday, 25 May.

Detectives launched an investigation after a baby was admitted to hospital with unexplained injuries on Friday, 16 September, 2016. He died on Tuesday, 20 September.

A 35-year-old woman [B] was previously arrested in connection with this investigation before being bailed and then released with no further action.

Enquiries continue.