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Man remanded in custody following death of baby in Glenroy

A 33-year-old man has been remanded in custody after being charged with one count of murder following the death of… A 33-year-old man has been remanded in custody after being charged with one count of murder following the death of a six-month-old baby in Glenroy on Sunday.

Emergency services were called to a residence in Isla Avenue about 8.40am in relation to an unresponsive child.

The baby boy was taken to hospital where he later died.

The man of no fixed address was arrested at a residence in Sunshine North this afternoon.

He was interviewed and charged with one count of murder.

The man faced an out of session’s court hearing at the Melbourne West Police Station this evening and has been remanded in custody to face Melbourne Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

Kelly Grindley

Media Officer

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