Couple arrested over baby death

Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of a toddler after she was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

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Man appears in court charged with child's murder

The house in Yaxley where the dead child lived

A man appeared in court today charged with murder after the death of a two-year-old girl in Cambridgeshire. Dean Harris, 19, of Scott Drive, Yaxley, Cambridgeshire, was remanded in custody by Peterborough magistrates until Monday.

The toddler, who been named as Amina Agboola, died on Thursday after being taken to Peterborough City Hospital with serious injuries.

A 28-year-old woman, believed to be the girl's mother, was also arrested and has been released on police bail.

Harris is understood to be the mother's partner.

The couple were arrested after taking the girl to hospital themselves.

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