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Man arrested on suspicion of murdering 22-month-old baby in Sheffield

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A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a 22-month-old baby in Sheffield.

Police say that at around 11.40am on Monday, staff from Sheffield Children’s Hospital raised concerns for a 22-month-old baby girl who had been brought in by ambulance from her home address in the Gleadless area.

The baby had injuries that were suspected to be non-accidental, according to police, and she died just before 12.30am this morning. Tests are expected to take place later today.

A 19-year-old man from Gleadless is being questioned by detectives.