Murder investigation launched after child dies in Belfast stabbing 1 month ago

Murder investigation launched after child dies in Belfast stabbing

The incident happened on Tuesday evening.

A murder probe is underway after a child was killed in Belfast. A woman has been arrested following the incident on Tuesday evening which involved two young children in the Ardoyne area. A domestic stabbing incident had been reported to the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service at 8.16 pm on Tuesday evening and it's understood two children were taken to hospital.

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The Police later confirmed that a child had died.

In their statement the PSNI confirmed that a murder investigation is now underway:

"Police have commenced a murder investigation following the death of a child in the Brompton Park area of north Belfast this evening and made one arrest in relation to this."