In a horrific incident, a young couple is facing trial for killing their 9-weeks-old baby for disturbing their sex-lives. Following an argument about not having sex after the baby Tyler Morgan was born, Luke Morgan, 26, and Emma Cole, 22, reportedly smothered and killed the baby. An alcohol-fueled argument about not having sex because of the newborn, led to the murder of the baby. The murder happened in 2014 but the trial continues and the couple has been accused of the murder of the infant. Luke Morgan, 26, and Emma Cole, 22, are facing a murder trial for smothering baby Tyler Morgan in the early hours of April 29, 2014, at their two-bedroom flat in Burntwood, Staffordshire, as reported by Daily Mail. Luke Morgan was 22 years old back then and Emma was 18. Israel Court Strikes Down Confessions of Baby Murder Suspects.
The couple is accused of intentionally smothering to an extent that the baby had fractured ribs. The parents are accused of murdering Tyler after an alcohol-fueled argument about not having enough sex. The court conversations reported by Daily Mail read: "Tyler was born on February 27, 2014, by caesarean section. He was born well. Luke Morgan is now 26, he was 22 at the time. Emma Cole is 22 and was 18 at the time. Tyler had an unremarkable history, he had suffered from a little colic but that was under control. There was suggestions that the defendant's attitude was not always shown to medical professionals."
The statement further revealed, "Emma Cole had said they had bathed Tyler cool water to keep him awake as warm water made him sleepy. Their preferred pattern was for Tyler to fall asleep at times that were convenient to them. Luke had put lemon juice on Tyler's tongue, it may have been some chilli crisps though. There was also an instance where Luke would play air drums with Tyler's arms, something Luke knew that Tyler was too young to do and he appeared to have hit him on his back too hard on one occasion. The relationship may have had some tensions that did not show to the outside. "
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