Caretaker jailed for Sheffield tot’s death fall

Ryaheen Banimuslem, two, died after falling from the walkway of a Sheffield block of flats

Ryaheen Banimuslem, two, died after falling from the walkway of a Sheffield block of flats

It was a tragedy that could have been ‘easily avoided’ – and which led to a little girl’s death, writes Ellen Beardmore,

Flats caretaker Robert Warner was beginning a four-year jail term today as the family of Ryaheen Banimuslem were left to grieve the loss of their beautiful two-year-old girl.

Robert Warner. Photo: Ross Parry Agency
Robert Warner. Photo: Ross Parry Agency

She plunged from a fourth-floor walkway at an apartment block in Sheffield – because ‘overworked’ Warner, a father and grandfather himself, had failed to replace a smashed panel in a protective glass barrier.

 

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