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Jacob Marshall: Man bailed over death of one-year-old boy

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Image caption Jacob Marshall died at the weekend after being taken to hospital with head injuries on Friday

A man arrested over the death of a one-year-old boy has been released on bail.

Jacob Marshall died from head injuries after he was taken to hospital from a house in Speke, Liverpool on Friday.

His family said the death of the "gorgeous baby" had left them "completely heartbroken", adding: "All of our worlds have been crushed and our lives will never be the same."

The 23-year-old arrested on suspicion of murder has been conditionally bailed until August, Merseyside Police said.

Image caption Police were called to Belsford Way on Friday evening

In a statement, his family said they would "miss his beautiful soul and his cheeky smile".

"He always had us in fits of laughter with his cute mischievous ways.

"We will talk of Jacob every day and of all the amazing memories we all got to make with him. He will live on in us all forever."

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