Suffolk

Ipswich baby death: Woman arrested as police called to house

Bulstrode Road, Ipswich
Image caption A woman was arrested after emergency services were called to Bulstrode Road on Monday morning

A woman has been arrested following the sudden death of a baby boy.

Police and ambulance crews were called to reports of a "medical emergency" at a property in Bulstrode Road, Ipswich, just after 10:15 BST on Monday.

The baby was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. A woman her 20s was arrested and has since released on police bail.

Officers said the death was currently being treated as unexplained but did not provide a reason for the arrest.

Image caption Bulstrode Road is off Felaw Street, to the south of Stoke Bridge and Ipswich waterfront

A cordon was put in place while police continued their investigations.

The child's family has been told about the death, Suffolk Police said.

The arrested woman is due to answer bail on 19 November.

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