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Baby's death treated as murder

Police in Lincolnshire have confirmed they are treating the death of a newborn baby as murder. Officers were called to a property on Thursday. The boy died as a result of an obstructed airway. Officers are continuing to question a 16-year-old girl.

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Teenager arrested in Lincolnshire baby death probe

Police have launched a murder inquiry and arrested a teenage girl after the death of a newborn baby boy.

Officers were called to an address in Baston, Lincolnshire, at 1.51am on Thursday after a report that a new-born baby had died.

Officers attended the scene and recovered the body of a new-born baby boy, a Lincolnshire Police spokesman said on Saturday."Extensive enquiries and a Home Office post-mortem were carried out yesterday," he said.

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