Woman arrested over murder of girl, 7, in Nottingham

Forensic officer in Bestwood Park Forensic officers are at the scene in Bestwood Park

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a seven-year-old girl in Nottingham.

Nottinghamshire Police were called to Bestwood Park at about 05:10 BST after a call from a member of the public who was concerned for the child.

A 47-year-old man was also arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault. Both remain in custody pending further investigation.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place later.

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