The body of a 10-year-old boy was found unconscious inside a caravan in Acocks Green at around 7:30am this morning (22nd August).
Police and ambulance services were called to an address in Blossomville Way, following reports that a child had been found unconscious at the address.
The boy's mother, who is 44, has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect.
She remains in police custody while enquiries continue.
The 10-year-old boy was taken to hospital where he was sadly pronounced dead.
The death is currently being treated as unexplained and a post-mortem will take place in due course.