Inspector Helen Thomas, of West Mercia Police, has told the Shropshire Star: "There was an incident involving a dog and a baby, where the baby was bitten.
"It was not a dangerous dog. It was a small dog and a family pet. We will know more following the post mortem.”
More top news
EastEnders fans have finally been introduced to the character Fat Elvis, years after he was first mentioned.
An "inspirational" five-year-old girl who lost all her hair from alopecia has won a modelling contract.
Travel industry chiefs have called for universal safety standards to be introduced across Europe, to help prevent future tragedies.