Toddler admitted to hospital weeks before he was murdered

SAD END: Mason Jet Lee.
SAD END: Mason Jet Lee. gofundme

A CHILD who died after suffering traumatic injuries should never have been returned to his family after a hospital visit, Queensland's Opposition says.

Mason Jet Lee was found dead at a home in Caboolture on June 11.

He was known to child safety and it has been revealed today he had been admitted to hospital before his death.

Doctors reported the risk to child safety department and fully discharged him, with the Health Minister saying today his department fulfilled its responsibilities.

Opposition child safety spokeswoman Ros Bates fears the child safety department is hemorrhaging under pressure, and there will be another similar death.

Read more at  ABC News Online

Topics:  editors picks mason jet lee

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Have you seen the car connected to a Laidley robbery?

Police are appealing for information on a break and enter of the QN Hotel in Laidley.

If you know anything contact police or Crime Stoppers.

What's in it for us?

COMMUNITY'S VOICE: ATRC's Lockyer Valley Community Consultative Committee.

Lockyer Valley committee sceptical of Inland Rail

Sheep dairy is top class

GOOD STUFF: Awassi Queensland has been recognised for its sheep milk products for a second year running.

Lockyer sheep dairy recognised by country's best chefs

Local Partners