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Police charge man with murder following baby's death

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Police have charged a man with murder following an earlier death of a young baby.

On 13 April 2020, a 3-month-old baby died in Middlemore Hospital after being assaulted at an address in Papatoetoe.

A homicide investigation, Operation Searcy, was later commenced by Counties Manukau Police.

A 21-year-old male is due to appear in the Manukau District Court on 25 May charged with murder in relation to this death.

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