Sheffield man arrested on suspicion of murder

Date published: 22 May 2018 13:02
Dated: 22 May 2018 12:11:19

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the death of a 22-month-old baby from Gleadless, Sheffield.

Reports were received yesterday (Monday, 21 May) from Sheffield Children’s Hospital at around 11.40am, of concerns for a 22-month-old baby girl who had been brought in by ambulance from her home address in Gleadless.

The baby had injuries that were suspected to be non-accidental. She sadly died just before 12.30am this morning (Tuesday, 22 May).

A post-mortem examination is expected to take place later today.

The 19-year-old man from Gleadless remains in police custody today being questioned by detectives.

Anyone with concerns or information is asked to call police on 101, quoting incident number 356 of 21 May 2018.

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