Police carry out investigations at the property in Herald Way, Bicester
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Bicester death: Mother of girl, 2, sought by police

The mother of a two-year-old girl whose body was found in a house in Oxfordshire is believed to have left the UK, police have said.

Thames Valley Police officers went to the property in Herald Way, Bicester, shortly after 10:00 BST after receiving a report concerning fear for a child's welfare.

The girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

Det Ch Insp Ian Hunter said she is thought to have been in the care of her mother, who police are trying to trace.

  • 16 May 2013