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Police release image of toddler who fell into canal

Image of Jehovah Pembele, also known as Giovani, who died after falling into a canal Credit: Northamptonshire Police

Northamptonshire Police have released an image of a two-year-old boy who died after falling into a canal.

Jehovah Pembele, also known as Giovani, was reported missing on Saturday evening, before being found at the Grand Union canal by Northamptonshire Police.

The toddler was taken to Northampton General Hospital, before being transferred to Glenfield Hospital in Leicester where he later died.

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Dry weather leads to canal restrictions

British Waterways has warned that there's not enough water in some Leicestershire canals to keep boats afloat.

Many parts of the Midlands are experiencing the impact of months of dry weather.

Today Severn Trent said the situation has got so bad it's looking to transfer water from wetter areas to those that have been hit by the drought.