Murder investigation launched following death of young Devon child

Devon and Cornwall police has launched a murder investigation following the death of a young child in the Holsworthy area.

Officers were called to an address at around 3.20pm on Tuesday 7 January.The child was pronounced dead at the scene.

A woman, aged in her 20s, has been arrested on suspicion of murder. She has been released on bail until April 15.

Police enquiries are continuing into the death.