Police making enquiries after death of baby in Napier

Police making enquiries after death of baby in Napier

Eastern

Attribute to Detective Sergeant Darren Pritchard:
 
Police are making enquiries after a nine-month-old baby died in Napier overnight.
 
Emergency services were called to a Napier home at 3.45am. 
 
The baby was confirmed deceased a short time later.
 
Police are working to establish the circumstances surrounding the baby’s death, and we are speaking to a number of people who were at the house at the time.
 
At this stage the baby’s death is being treated as unexplained.
 
ENDS 
 
Issued by Police Media Centre.