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Two people arrested after dog kills 12-day-old baby in Doncaster


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Man, 35, and woman, 27, arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter








South Yorkshire police said the infant had suffered serious injuries and died in hospital on Sunday.
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Two people have been arrested after a dog fatally attacked a 12-day-old baby boy in Doncaster.

South Yorkshire police said the infant had suffered serious injuries and died in hospital on Sunday.

A 35-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter, with both bailed while officers’ inquiries continue.

In a statement, the force said it was called to an address in Welfare Road in Woodlands, Doncaster, at around 3.30pm on Sunday following reports that a dog had attacked a child.

It added: “On arrival at the property, emergency services discovered a 12-day-old baby boy had been bitten by a dog and suffered serious injuries. The child was taken to hospital, but sadly died a short time later.

“A 35-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter. They have now been bailed while inquiries continue.

“The dog has been removed from the address.”

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Man, 35, and woman, 27, arrested on suspicion of gross negligence manslaughter

Two people have been arrested after a dog fatally attacked a 12-day-old baby boy in Doncaster.

South Yorkshire police said the infant had suffered serious injuries and died in hospital on Sunday.

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