Baby seriously injured in Freckleton: Pair arrested

A man and a woman have been arrested after a newborn baby was taken to hospital with serious head injuries.

Paramedics took an eight-week-old baby boy from a property on Auster Crescent, Freckleton, to the Royal Preston Hospital on Thursday.

The injuries were reported to police. The boy is in a serious but stable condition, said police.

A woman aged 20 and a man, 19, were arrested on suspicion of section 18 wounding. They were later bailed.

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