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    A teenage mother has received a visit from the police after a photo of her baby son with a cigarette hanging from his mouth was posted online.


    Police said they had "no immediate concerns" over the welfare of baby Ollie
    Rebecca Davey, 18, was apparently reported by concerned friends who had seen the picture on Facebook.
    It showed six-month-old Ollie posing with the unlit cigarette.
    Essex police learned of the image on Saturday and traced the teenager's home address to Southend in Essex.
    A spokesman said they had "no immediate concerns" for the boy's welfare after the visit, but confirmed the matter had been referred to social services.
    The offending photo has since been removed from the site, but it was printed in The Sun.
    Southend Borough Council said its officers would be visiting the child's family again within the day.
    Sue Cook, head of specialist children's services, said: "The purpose of the visit is to ensure that any child within the household is being appropriately cared for."
    Friends of Ms Davey were quick to offer their support after the photo appeared in the media.
    One online friend, Harry Afc Digenous, posted: "F*** The Sun. Take them to court."
    Another friend, Jade Clark, told the mother she had spotted the image in the paper, just above a posting from Davey herself, announcing Ollie has two teeth "bless him"
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    and yet people still oppose sterilisation of chavs...

    THIS IS WHY PEOPLE....
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    Looks like the ciggy has been shopped in?
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    (Original post by Sapientia)
    Looks like the ciggy has been shopped in?
    That's what I think too, the baby's lips would look slightly different if a cigarette was actually in his mouth.
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    It doesn't even look real, but if it were I wouldn't care, it's unlit. Extremely unclassy to take a picture and post it on the internet though.
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    Doesn't even look real...
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    D'you reckon we could use this as part of a petition to legalise chav hunting??

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    Distasteful picture as far as I'm concerned but thats about as far as it goes. The cigarette is unlit and hardly a danger to the baby.

    I'm more disturbed by the fact that this made the papers. Slow news day anybody?
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    A cigarette's not as long as a baby's face, is it?
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    Whats the big deal? The baby isn't smoking.
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    Two chavs jump off a cliff. Who wins?
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    SOCIETY :awesome:
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    First we have concerns over human shaped targets at training and now this...The cigarette's clearly edited in, relax everyone, the world won't stop revolving :rolleyes:
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    (Original post by sadie-kiki)
    Two chavs jump off a cliff. Who wins?
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    SOCIETY :awesome:
    THE WORLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:woo:
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    Non-story, a child is more harmed by drinking two cans of coke, then having an unlit cigarette in its mouth. And thats if its even real to begin with
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    Oh, come on, this has been blown out of proportion.

    It was probably just a bit of fun on the mother's behalf.

    The child wasn't actually smoking the cigarette, so what's the big deal?
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    Big deal over nothing.
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    He finished it in three tokes too.
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    I'm not sure what I think about this. When my sister was very young, she fell asleep in an amusing pose and my (very adult) parents took the opportunity to place Carlsberg cans and cigarette packets around her, and take a photo that they still love to this day.
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    I don't think its a very tasteful joke AT ALL
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    I don't think its a very tasteful joke AT ALL
 
 
 
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