Police have charged a father and his partner over the shocking death of a six-year-old boy from Solihull.

Officers were called to a house in Cranmore Road at around 3pm on Tuesday (16 June) where little Arthur Labinjo-Hughes was found unresponsive.

The youngster, who was found in cardiac arrest, was taken to hospital where he sadly died in the early hours of the following morning.

A post mortem examination carried out on Friday revealed the young lad had tragically died from a head injury.

Arthur Labinjo-Hughes died after being found collapsed at a house in SolihullWMP
Thomas Hughes has been arrested over the shocking death of his 6-year-old son Arthur

Arthur’s father Thomas Hughes, (27-year-old), and his partner Emma Tustin, (31-year-old) – both from Cranmore Road in Solihull – were arrested on Tuesday and have now been charged with causing or allowing the death of a child.

Detective Inspector Laura Harrison, from the Homicide Unit, said: “Arthur’s death is deeply distressing and we have specialist officers with his family as they grieve his loss.”


 

(Visited 1,772 times, 1 visits today)
https://www.iambirmingham.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Arthur-Labinjo-Hughes-WM_pe1.pnghttps://www.iambirmingham.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Arthur-Labinjo-Hughes-WM_pe1-300x190.pngParsifal KnightCrimeNewsYoung people20/20,Arthur Labinjo-Hughes,B'ham,BCFC,Birmingham,Birmingham City Football Club,Brum,Children,City,Cranmore Road,Crime,Detective Inspector Laura Harrison,I Am Birmingham,Midlands,news,Police,Shirley,Solihull,UK,West Midlands,West Midlands Police,WMPPolice have charged a father and his partner over the shocking death of a six-year-old boy from Solihull. Officers were called to a house in Cranmore Road at around 3pm on Tuesday (16 June) where little Arthur Labinjo-Hughes was found unresponsive. The youngster, who was found in cardiac arrest, was taken...The latest news, updates and events in Birmingham