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Police investigating death of baby granted more time to quiz man

The infant died in the Keady area of Co Armagh on Tuesday.

A man is being questioned after the sudden death of a baby in Co Armagh on Tuesday (PA)
A man is being questioned after the sudden death of a baby in Co Armagh on Tuesday (PA)

By Michael McHugh, PA

A court has granted police an additional 36 hours to question a man arrested after the sudden death of a baby.

Major investigation team detectives are looking into the circumstances of the death, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said, and a man aged 31 was detained in the Craigavon area.

The death happened in the Keady area of Co Armagh on Tuesday, the force said.

A post-mortem examination is due to determine the cause of death.

The man is being questioned at Banbridge police station.

PA

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