Teen mum arrested in baby murder probe

AN 18-year-old woman was arrested today on suspicion of murdering her 11-month-old daughter, Norfolk police said.A 16-year-old boy is also being held in connection with the death at an address in Great Yarmouth on Sunday.

AN 18-year-old woman was arrested today on suspicion of murdering her 11-month-old daughter, Norfolk police said.

A 16-year-old boy is also being held in connection with the death at an address in Great Yarmouth on Sunday.

Police said post-mortem tests showed the baby died from head injuries.

Paramedics and police were called after a report that the baby was suffering breathing difficulties. She died in hospital shortly afterwards.

Police said the pair were arrested this morning on suspicion of murder.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter