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Hatfield girl, 4, dies: Murder police arrest man

House in Queen Bee Court, police officer standing outside Image copyright JOHN O REILLY 07850 840246
Image caption Police scenes of crime officers have examined the house in Queen Bee Court

A 30-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a four-year-old girl in Hertfordshire.

Police said officers visited an address in Queen Bee Court, Hatfield just after 09:30 GMT on Wednesday, over concerns for the welfare of a child.

The girl was taken to the Lister Hospital in Stevenage where she died, Hertfordshire Police said.

A spokesman said a post-mortem examination would take place on Monday.

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