Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle death: ‘Cage bed’ couple jailed

Ellie-May Minshull-Coyle was 19 months old when she died after being restrained in Preston in March 2017.Her mother Lauren Coyle, 19, and stepfather Reece Hitchcott, 20, were both convicted of causing or allowing her death.At Liverpool Crown Court, the pair were sentenced to 10 years in youth custody.

Stephen-Alan Nicholson charged with murder of Lucy McHugh, 13

Stephen-Alan Paul Nicholson, aged 24 years, of no fixed abode, has been charged in connection with the murder of teenager Lucy McHugh he is also charged with the rape of a child under 13 years and two counts of sexual activity with a child under 16 years."Nicholson is due to