Man jailed in child neglect case - Banbury


A man appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday, Thursday, 30 May 2013, and was jailed for 15 months after admitting the neglect of his toddler son.

The court heard that Craig Mason, aged 33 of Ruscote, Banbury, had failed to notify medical staff that his son Tayler, aged 22 months, had sustained a head injury while in his care. Tayler was admitted to hospital on 05 November 2010, and he died on 12 November 2010.

Mason pleaded guilty on 07 May, the day the trial was due to begin.