Assaulted toddler dies in Hawke's Bay hospital

  • 15/10/2015

A toddler has died in hospital after he was allegedly assaulted in Hastings.

The two-and-a-half-year-old boy died at Hawke's Bay Regional Hospital after suffering head injuries at his Flaxmere home on Monday.

A Rotorua man, 17, has been charged with assaulting a child.

He appeared in Hastings District Court on Tuesday and was remanded on bail until November 3.