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British Children’s Nurse Charged with Murders of Eight Babies, Attempt to Kill 10 More

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A 30-year-old named as Lucy Letby was arrested on Tuesday and charged with the crimes as soon as prosecutors gave the go-ahead, Cheshire police mentioned in an announcement.

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  • Last Updated: November 12, 2020, 12:32 IST
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Police within the northwestern English metropolis Chester mentioned Wednesday they’d charged a nurse with eight counts of homicide and ten of tried homicide towards infants at an area hospital.

A 30-year-old named as Lucy Letby was arrested on Tuesday and charged with the crimes as soon as prosecutors gave the go-ahead, Cheshire police mentioned in an announcement.

The costs relate to “a number of baby deaths and non-fatal collapses at the neonatal unit at the Countess of Chester Hospital” between June 2015 and June 2016, they added.

Letby is being held in custody forward of a primary look earlier than magistrates in close by Warrington on Thursday.

She had beforehand been arrested however launched with out cost in 2018 and 2019.

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