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A teenage mother, Verphy Kudi, accused of killing her 20-month-old daughter, left her alone in her home for six days, a court said today.
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Verphy Kudi, 18, was charged after her daughter Asiah died in her Brighton apartment last December.
Jeremy King said CCTV had revealed that she left her apartment on Islingword Road in Brighton on December 5, 2019, her 18th birthday, and did not return until December 11.
She said Asia died in her absence.
Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital
The baby was taken to the Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital in Brighton but was tragically pronounced dead upon arrival.
The autopsy and other forensic investigations revealed that Baby Asiah died from negligence.
Kudi appeared via video conference, wrapped himself in a gray blanket and cried as the indictment was read.
The CPS-approved charge follows an investigation by detectives with the Surrey and Sussex Major Crimes Squad. No appeal was made today and she has been detained until November 16, before appearing in Lewes Crown Court.
No bond or bench chair was requested, and she was taken into custody due to the nature and severity of the crime.
A statement from Sussex Police said this morning: “A mother was charged with causing the death of her daughter in Brighton.
“Verphy Kudi, 18, who currently does not have a permanent address, is due to appear in Brighton Magistrates Court on Monday 19 October. She is charged with the involuntary manslaughter of her 20-month-old daughter Asiah at an address on Islingword Road who lived in Brighton in December 2019. “