A 17-month-old baby girl, Alia Tawfeeq, died because her mom left her alone in the bath in Burslem, Staffordshire. Stoke university hospital declared that the girl has expired, and the post-mortem report revealed that she died of drowning. Baby girl’s mom, Arzoo was indicted with murder by gross negligence and she stands trial.
Sarah murphy an assistant coroner said the little girl was in bath while her mom was downstairs when this incident happens. This incident happened on January 2017. The investigation into Alia’s demise had been deferred at North Staffordshire Coroner’s Court on April 2017. The result was on hold from the CPS. In 2018 Alia’s mom has been accused of murder by carelessness.
The 36-year-old Arzoo Tawfeeq has been granted a 9-month jail sentence.