Yorkshire mother set for court appearance after death of 18-month-old baby

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A 23-year-old mum-of-two is to appear in court this morning charged with murder after an 18-month-old baby boy fell from a sixth-floor flat.

Gemma Proctor, 23, of Bradford, West Yorks., will appear before Bradford Magistrates' Court charged with the murder of Elliot Proctor on Saturday (Oct 21).

Police were at the scene in Newcastle House, Bradford for most of Sunday.

Police were at the scene in Newcastle House, Bradford for most of Sunday.

West Yorkshire Police officers say enquiries into the incident remain ongoing by the Homicide and Major Enquiry Team.

Attempts were made to save the toddler who, witnesses said, was naked as he fell on to the cobbles.

Despite the efforts of people at the flats in the Barkerend area of the city, police said it was quickly apparent that he had died.

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