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Man, 22, arrested on suspicion of killing 10-month-old girl

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 10-month-old girl who died on Friday.

The baby died in hospital shortly after paramedics were called to a property on Crompton Street in Farnworth, near Bolton, at about 5.30pm on Friday.

They had received reports the girl was unresponsive.

Greater Manchester Police (GMP) confirmed they have arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of murder and he will be questioned later on Saturday.

Detective Chief Inspector Stuart Wilkinson, from GMP's major incident team, said: "First and foremost I want to extend my sincere condolences to the family of this little girl, who are being supported at this incredibly difficult time by specially trained officers.

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"The investigation team is determined to understand how and why this little girl died, and we have arrested a man on suspicion of murder who will be questioned later today.

"We will be continuing enquiries throughout the days andRead More – Source