Women arrested after death of baby in Great Barr
- 3 July 2014
- From the section Birmingham & Black Country
Two women have been arrested after the death of a 13-month-old girl.
Emergency services received reports a girl had been taken ill at a property in Walsall Road, Great Barr, Birmingham, early on Thursday morning.
She died in hospital shortly afterwards and two women were arrested on suspicion of neglect, a West Midlands Police spokeswoman said.
"They are currently helping with inquiries and a post mortem will take place in due course," she added.
Update 5 June 2015: West Midlands police confirmed that both women were released, without any charges being brought, in March.