Girl, 4,died after mother ‘fed her ketamine, heroin, methadone and diazepam’


Girl, 4,died after mother
Poppy Widdison died in June 2013 after suffering a cardiac arrest (Picture: PA)

A mother encouraged her four-year-old daughter to eat sedatives because she felt she was an inconvenience to her relationship with her drug dealer boyfriend, a court has heard.

Poppy Widdison died in June 2013 after suffering a cardiac arrest at the ‘squalid’, drug-filled home of Michala Pyke’s partner John Rytting, Hull Crown Court heard.

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