Tuesday 21 November 2017

Man (52) and woman (27) arrested on suspicion of murder after baby girl found unresponsive on London bus

High Street, Stratford (Photo: Google Maps)
High Street, Stratford (Photo: Google Maps)
Denise Calnan

Denise Calnan

A man and a woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a baby girl was discovered unresponsive on a London bus.

Police were called to the scene at approximately 10.20am on Wednesday morning in Stratford, east London.

The child was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The woman (27) was arrested at the hospital and the man (52_ was later detained at an address in east London, Telegraph reports.

They are being held in separate police stations.

The girl has not been formally identified but it is understood she was three months old.

A post-mortem will take place on Friday.

Meanwhile, police are appealing for any information people may have in relation to the incident.

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