- Category: Law and Order
- Created: Thursday, 15 October 2015 09:05
The 2½-year-old boy who was assaulted in his Hastings home earlier this week has died last night in hospital.
Police were called to the home in Hastings around midday on Monday.
The boy died last evening in the intensive care unit at Hawke’s Bay Hospital.
A 17-year-old Rotorua youth has been charged with assaulting a child. He appeared in the Hastings District Court on Tuesday. He was remanded on bail to reappear in court on November 3 and was granted interim name suppression.