Rat attacks baby

A mother has talked about how her baby daughter was attacked in her cot by a foot-long rat in their Camden flat.

Foot-long rat attacks baby in cot

A mother has told London Tonight how her baby daughter was left bloodied and in pain after being bitten by a rat in her cot.

Lindsey Molyneux heard 16-month old Lolly crying in the bedroom she shares with her twin at the family home in Camden.

When she picked her daughter up, Mrs Molyneux noticed bite marks and later a rodent.

Ronke Phillips reports.

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Rat attacks baby in Camden

A mother has talked about how her baby daughter was attacked in her cot by a large rat.

Lindsey Molyneux found 16-month-old Lolly in tears, covered in blood, with deep bite marks on one of her hands.

She and husband Michael, 41, then saw the rat running around their one-bedroom flat in Camden.

Mrs Molyneux, 30, said it had also bitten through Lolly’s pyjama bottoms.