Man charged in death of 4-year-old daughter expected to seek bail

CALGARY -- The lawyer for a man arrested in Ontario and charged in the death of his four-year-old daughter in Alberta says he is likely to seek bail for his client.

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Oluwatosin Oluwafemi was arrested last month and flown back to Calgary to face a charge of second-degree murder.

The 39-year-old from Keswick, Ont., appeared briefly via video in a Calgary courtroom Tuesday and had his case set over to Jan. 21.

Lawyer Alain Hepner said he is still waiting for more information, but expects he will be asking that his client be granted bail before the end of the month.

Officers who were called to a home in Calgary southeast in December 2014 found a preschool girl in cardiac arrest and not breathing.

Olive Rebekah Oluwafemi was taken to hospital, where she was pronounced dead.



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