closely pregnant girl and her former accomplice had been remanded in custody at this time over allegations they homicideed her two-year-old son.
Phylesia Shirley, 23, has been charged alongside 27-year-old Kemar Brown with killing toddler Kyrell Matthews in October final 12 months.
The previous couple appeared on the Previous Bailey this morning to face allegations of homicide and inflicting or permitting the dying of a kid.
Kyrell was present in cardiac arrest at dwelling in Thornton Heath, south London, on October 20 final 12 months.
It’s stated he had suffered 39 rib fractures and allegedly died from “blunt pressure trauma”.
Shirley, who’s anticipating one other youngster in January, appeared within the dock on the Previous Bailey whereas Brown – who is just not Kyrell’s father – adopted proceedings by way of videolink from HMP Belmarsh.
Decide Anthony Leonard QC at this time remanded each in custody till a plea listening to on February 25. No date has been set but for a trial.
The fees had been introduced earlier this week, following a year-long Metropolitan Police investigation into Kyrell’s dying.
Shirley and Brown, each from separate addresses in Thornton Heath, haven’t but entered any pleas.