Couple charged with the murder of four year-old boy

09/03/2012

A couple from Coventry have today charged with the murder of a four year-old boy.

Hayley Firman, Sector Crown Prosecutor from West Midlands Crown Prosecution Service said:

"I have today advised West Midlands Police to charge Mariusz Krezolek, aged 32, and Magdelena Luczak, aged 26, with the murder of four year-old Daniel Pelka who died on 3 March 2012 at the University Hospital, Coventry. The decision was taken in accordance with the Code for Crown Prosecutors.

"The defendants will appear at Coventry Magistrates' court on 10 March 2012."