Woman held after baby found in pram in Blackpool park

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of child neglect after a baby was found in a park in Blackpool.

Police said an 11-month-old baby girl was discovered in an upturned pram by a passer-by in Watson Road Park at about 07:00 on Sunday morning.

A 43-year-old woman from Blackpool was arrested and bailed pending further enquiries.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said the baby was checked over and was "safe and well".

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