The seven-year-old boy found dead in Shropshire has been named as Archie Spriggs.
Officers were called to a house in Rushbury Road at 6.15pm on Thursday 21st September.
A woman was also found at the house in Church Stretton with injuries to her neck and arm. The 44-year-old was taken to hospital, where she remains, and has been arrested on suspicion of murder.
In a statement, Diane Pye, headteacher at Rushbury CE Primary School, said:
A spokesman for West Mercia police said officers were not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.
West Midlands Ambulance Service said they had sent two ambulances and a paramedic to the scene, while the Midlands Air Ambulance was also dispatched.