Tests continuing after death of nine-week-old Barnsley baby

Tests are continuing to try to establish why a nine-week-old baby boy from Barnsley died.

Thursday, 13th December 2018, 6:33 am
Updated Thursday, 13th December 2018, 6:40 am
South Yorkshire Police HQ
South Yorkshire Police HQ

The baby, who has not yet been named, died in hospital on Monday, December 3 '“ three days after suffering a cardiac arrest at a property in Great Houghton, Barnsley.

COLLISION: Girl taken to hospital after being hit by car near Sheffield school The death was initially treated as unexplained but following a post mortem examination it is now being treated as suspicious.

South Yorkshire Police HQ

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A 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and later bailed pending further enquiries.

South Yorkshire Police said '˜further tests remain ongoing and enquiries are continuing'.