Dudley dad jailed for life for murdering daughter

Dudley dad Philip Peace has been sentenced to life in prison today (26 Feb) for the murder of his baby daughter.

Summer Peace
Five-month-old Summer Peace died of non-accidental injuries

Five-month-old Summer Peace died in September 2017 from non-accidental injuries.

She had been in the sole care of her father at their home, when she became unresponsive and paramedics were called on 8 September.

Tragically she died in hospital the next day.

Following a five-week trial at Birmingham Crown Court the jury found Peace guilty of murder yesterday. He has been ordered to serve 14 years before he will be eligible for parole.

Philip Peace
Dad Philip Peace jailed for a minimum of 14 years


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