Northampton man, 30, charged with murder of two-year-old boy appears at magistrates' court

Raphael Kennedy, 30, appeared at Northampton Magistrate's Court today (December 18).
Raphael Kennedy, 30, appeared at Northampton Magistrate's Court today (December 18).

A 30-year-old Northampton man charged with the murder of a two-year-old boy has appeared before magistrates this morning.

Raphael Kennedy, of Arthur Street, Northampton, appeared at Northampton Magistrate's Court today (December 18).

Kennedy was remanded into custody and will appear at Leicester Crown Court on December 20.

Police and paramedics were called to a property in Arthur Street, Northampton, at 12.45pm on Friday (December 15) following reports of an unresponsive child who later died at Northampton General Hospital.