Couple bailed after baby death

A 43-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman have released on bail after being arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of one-month-old baby girl from the Cwmbran area.

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Man and woman released on bail in Amelia Jones death investigation

A man, 43, and a woman, 23, from the Cwmbran area arrested on suspicion of the murder of one month old Amelia Jones have been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Police were called to a property at Waun Hywel Road, Pontnewydd on Saturday by ambulance crews. Amelia was pronounced dead at the University of Wales, Cardiff, on Monday.

In regards to Amelia Rose, my beautiful daughter, who passed away on Monday the 19th of November, she will be sadly missed, and brought me joy in the short time she was here. My family and I wish to assist Gwent Police in any possible way to establish why this tragedy occurred. We ask to be left as a family to grieve at this hard time.

– Ian Skillern, Amelia's father

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Murder investigation: police name baby girl

Gwent Police have said they are investigating the death of one-month-old baby girl, Amelia Jones from the Cwmbran area.

The ambulance service called the police to an address on Waun Hywel Road in Pontnewydd on Saturday night.

Amelia was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital and then to the University Hospital of Wales. She was pronounced dead on Monday 19th November. Police are continuing to question a 43-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman on suspicion of murder.

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More time to question pair over baby death

Gwent Police have said this afternoon that they have been granted an extra 36 hours to question a man and a woman arrested on suspicion of the murder of a one-month-old baby.

A 43-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman from the Cwmbran area are in police custody. Police say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incident.

Pair questioned on suspicion of murder of baby

A 43-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of one-month-old baby girl from the Cwmbran area.

The ambulance service reported concerns about the health of a baby on Saturday. She was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital and then to the University Hospital of Wales, where she died on Monday.

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