Woman charged in death of two-year-old son who fell from 14th floor window

TORONTO — A woman is facing criminal charges in the death of her two-year-old son, who fell from a 14th floor window in Toronto over the summer.

Police say it happened on the afternoon of July 28 when the boy was sleeping in his apartment.

They say a 31-year-old woman left the apartment for unknown reasons, leaving the boy alone.

Investigators say while she was away the boy fell out of the window and later died in hospital.

Officers say the woman turned herself in and has been charged with criminal negligence causing death and parent failing to provide the necessaries of life.

She’s due in court in early November.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 1, 2020.

Football news:

Barca players - report on salary cuts: We are not going to put up with the violation of our rights by the club
Milan are 21 games unbeaten in all competitions. Next game - with Roma
A year ago, a forest was planted at the rival CSKA stadium. The author paid attention to the felling of trees
Conceisau about the refereeing of the game with Manchester City: I Apologize to the Portuguese referees after what I saw here
Gattuso about 0:1 with AZ: Napoli re-rated after the game with Atalanta. Our possession was sterile
Arteta on Ozil's tweets in support of Arsenal during the Europa League match: This is what I want from all the players
Milan scores 2+ goals in 10 games in a row for the first time in 56 years