Stoke & Staffordshire

Stoke-on-Trent woman arrested over death of two-month-old

A woman has been arrested in connection with the death of a two-month-old girl.

Staffordshire Police said officers were called to reports of a child in cardiac arrest at an address in Meaford Drive, Blurton, Stoke-on-Trent at about 06:00 GMT on 25 October.

The child was taken to hospital where she died on 29 October.

The 29-year-old woman, from Stoke-on-Trent, was arrested on suspicion of murder and released under investigation.

A post-mortem examination was inconclusive and further tests are required, police said.

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