Stoke & Staffordshire

Probe into child's death at house in Basford

Police are investigating the death of a young child at a house in Staffordshire.

The infant was found unconscious at an address in Victoria Street, Basford, at about 20:00 BST on Tuesday.

The child was taken to the Royal Stoke University Hospital but was pronounced dead a short time later, police said.

The circumstances are being investigated and highly-trained officers are offering support to the family, the spokesman added.

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