Craig Smith on trial for the murder of Wirral toddler Teddy Tilston - updates
Key Events Wednesday October 4 - Day 110:01 10:02 Smith to claim “Teddy drowned in bath” Yesterday Mr Johnson gave the jury panel a very brief overview of what the case is about, with the full opening to begin this morning.
He said: “Craig Smith had the sole care of his girlfriend’s two-year-old son Teddy Tilston. During that time Teddy Tilston suffered injuries that caused his death.
“Mr Smith says he drowned in the bath. The prosecution say that Mr Smith assaulted Teddy causing the fatal injuries and he is charged with murder.”
The trial is estimated to last up to five weeks, and is... read more
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