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The 28-year-old father faces murder charges after his four-month-old daughter was seriously injured and died


The 28-year-old father faces murder charges after his four-month-old daughter was found seriously injured in the family home and later died in hospital

  • Willow Lee was found at home in Blackpool, Lancashire on December 3rd
  • Little girl died on December 6th at Alder Hey Children's Hospital
  • An autopsy could not determine the cause of her death
  • Her father, Jordan Lee, 28, will appear in Preston Magistrates' Court on Wednesday

A father was charged with murder after his four-month-old girl was found seriously injured in her family home and later died in hospital.

Willow Lee was found at her home in Blackpool, Lancashire on Thursday December 3rd.

The little girl was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital and later taken to Alder Hey Children's Hospital, where she sadly died three days later on December 6th.

A father was charged with murder after his four-month-old girl Willow Lee was found seriously injured in her family home and later died in hospital

An autopsy conducted by the Interior Ministry failed to determine the cause of her death and further investigation is needed, police said.

Her father, Jordan Lee, 28, of Onslow Road, Blackpool, was originally charged with attempted murder, which was commuted to a murder charge after Willow's death.

He will appear in Preston Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

Jordan Lee, 28, of Onslow Road in Blackpool, was originally charged with attempted murder, which was commuted to a murder charge after Willow's death

Jordan Lee, 28, of Onslow Road in Blackpool, was originally charged with attempted murder, which was commuted to a murder charge after Willow's death

Willow was found at her home in Blackpool, Lancashire on Thursday December 3rd

Willow was found at her home in Blackpool, Lancashire on Thursday December 3rd

Anyone with information should call the police on 101 and cite Log 1135 dated December 3, 2020 or the independent Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Previously, Detective Inspector Mark Dickinson of the Force Major Investigation Team said, “My thoughts remain very much with this baby's larger family and they are supported by qualified officials.

"While a man has been charged, our investigation is still ongoing and I would like anyone with information to contact us."

The little girl was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital (picture) and later taken to Alder Hey Children's Hospital, where she sadly died three days later on December 6th

The little girl was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital (picture) and later taken to Alder Hey Children's Hospital, where she sadly died three days later on December 6th

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