Devon

'Sudden death' of boy, 10, sparks Devon police probe

Lidl supermarket, Ilfracombe Image copyright Google
Image caption The boy is understood to have died at a property near the Lidl supermarket in Ilfracombe

Police are investigating the "sudden" and "unexplained" death of a 10-year-old boy in Devon.

Emergency services were notified of his death at about 07:30 BST on Monday.

He is understood to have died at a property in Ilfracombe, near the Lidl supermarket.

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched an investigation and are currently treating the death as "unexplained". The child's family has been informed.

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