'No missing Belfast port baby'

Police in Northern Ireland have called off their air and sea search for a baby after a woman fell from a Stena Line ferry in Belfast Lough. Officers say they do not believe there was a baby in the woman's care onboard.

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Police: 'There was no missing baby'

Police have called off the search operation in Belfast Lough which began yesterday evening:

Following an extensive search operation involving several agencies and volunteers and after enquiries with the 37 year old woman and her family, police now understand the report of a baby going into the water was incorrect. Police do not believe there was a baby in the woman's care on the ferry.

– Gary Strain Press Officer, Police Service of Northern Ireland

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