Leeds & West Yorkshire

Halifax baby death: Two women arrested

Two women have been arrested over the death of a baby boy in West Yorkshire.

The women, aged 21 and 47, were held after police were called to Spring Hall Gardens in Halifax at 01:00 GMT on Thursday.

The baby was taken to hospital but later died, West Yorkshire Police said.

The women were arrested on suspicion of neglect and have been released on bail.

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