A little boy died after allegedly being left in a highchair while his 16-year-old mum fell asleep. The 13-month-old, known only as Baby M , was thought to have been wrapped in a blanket in front of the TV at home when he died.
His teenage mum, who also cannot be named, woke up at seven in the morning to find her boy "floppy and unresponsive". She dialled 999 and the tot was being airlifted to hospital, but alter died.
Yesterday both the police and the local child safeguarding board were investigating the circumstances surrounding the Baby M's death.
An initial post-mortem proved inconclusive.