Baby's body found in Hull: Man and woman arrested

A baby girl's body was found in a cycle path in Hull yesterday evening at around 7.15pm. A man and a woman have been arrested by Humberside police.

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Man and woman arrested over baby death

The body of the newborn baby girl was found in a cycle path in Hull last night. Credit: Google Maps

A man and woman are being questioned by Humberside Police in connection with the death of a newborn baby girl whose body was found by a member of the public in a cycle path in Hull last night.

The child is believed to be less than a week old, the Hull Daily Mail reported.

A spokesman for Humberside Police said:

"Officers attended right away and closed off the scene in order for the body to be recovered and for initial inquiries to take place.

"Following initial inquiries, a man and woman were arrested in connection with the baby's death are are currently in custody."

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