Man, 29, charged with murder of three-week-old baby as family pays tribute to 'our beautiful boy'

The baby who died at a property in Dovey Road, Sparkhill, Birmingham, on Tuesday has been named as Mohammed Ibrahim

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A man has been charged with murder of a three-week-old baby in Birmingham, police have said.

The baby who died at a property in Dovey Road, Sparkhill, Birmingham, on Tuesday has been named as Mohammed Ibrahim.

West Midlands Police said 29-year-old Kadees Mohammed, of Dovey Road, is due to appear at Birmingham Magistrates’ Court charged with murder.

A police statement said: "Kadees Mohammed, aged 29 from Dovey Road, Sparkhill, is charged with murder, assault and two counts of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

Dovey Road
Dovey Road
Birmingham Magistrates Court
Birmingham Magistrates Court

“He will appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court.”

In a separate statement issued through police, the baby’s family said: “To our beautiful baby boy, Mohammed Ibrahim. A beautiful flower in our lives.

“Your family loves you so much. We will be together again one day.

“It broke our hearts to lose you. You did not go alone.

“For part of us went with you, the day God called you home.”

Relatives continue to be supported by specialist family liaison officers, while two women injured in the incident have been treated and discharged from hospital.