Baby not at home address at time of fatal dog attack

The relationship between the 11-month-old baby and those arrested has not been confirmed.

It is believed the girl was not at her home address at the time of the incident.

Nobody else was injured during the attack.


Couple bailed over baby killed by banned pitbull

The dog which mauled an 11-month-old girl in Blackburn has been identified as a banned pitbull-terrier type dog. The mother of Ava Jayne Corless and her partner were bailed this morning after being arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.