Newborn boy found dead at Telford house

The body of a newborn boy has been found at a house in Shropshire.

West Mercia Police said the cause of death was yet to be established and investigations were ongoing.

A spokesperson for the force said the child's mother was receiving medical care.

Details of the death have only just been revealed after the discovery was made on 30 November at a property in Telford.

Police said no arrests had been made.

"This is a tragic set of circumstances and our priority at this stage is to ensure the medical needs of the mother are being met," a force spokesman said.

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