WA man charged with murder of daughter who died 15 years after he assaulted her

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 00:21:25 GMT 4

WA man charged with murder of daughter who died 15 years after he assaulted her


Teagan Jade Ferguson suffered a traumatic brain injury as a two-year-old and died aged 18

The “exceptionally rare” case of a man charged with the murder of his 18-year-old daughter more than 15 years after he assaulted her raises “significant legal issues”, his lawyer says.

Western Australia police say a 40-year-old Carnarvon man, Terrence John Bice, seriously assaulted his then two-year-old daughter, Teagan Jade Ferguson, in March 2005.

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