Women arrested on suspicion of neglect after baby death

Two women have been arrested after the death of a baby. The two women, aged 21 and 47, were arrested on suspicion of neglect but have since been released on bail pending further inquiries.

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Detective appeals for information on death of baby boy

Detectives from West Yorkshire Police have appealed for information in connection with the death of a baby boy in Halifax.

We are in the very early stages of our investigation but following initial inquiries have arrested two women in connection with the death of a baby boy from Halifax.

I would urge anyone who thinks they could have information that may be beneficial to our ongoing inquiries to call our protective services department on 101 or give information anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

– Detective superintendent Simon Beldon

Two women arrested in connection with baby's death

Two women have been arrested in connection with the death of a baby in Halifax, West Yorkshire.

The women, aged 21 and 47 years old, were held after police were called to an address in Springhall Gardens at 1.00am yesterday.

The baby boy was taken to hospital where he later died.

The women, who were arrested on suspicion of neglect, have now been released on bail.

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