28/11/2019

Extra Time Granted To Question Man Over Baby's Death

Police investigating the sudden death of a baby in Co Armagh have been granted additional time for questioning.

A 31 year-old man was arrested in Craigavon following the death of the 11 month-old boy in Keady on Tuesday.

Detectives have been allowed an extra 36 hours to question him, after securing an additional 24 hours on Wednesday.
News Image
The baby has been named locally as Hunter Patrick McGleenan.

A post mortem examination was due to be carried out to determine his cause of death.



(JG/MH)

Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

05 May 2021
Debenhams To Close All Stores On 15 May
Debenhams has confirmed that all of its stores will close on 15 May. The department store has said its 49 last remaining outlets will close on 12 May and 15 May, following on from closures this week.
02 December 2020
Man Injured In Craigavon Explosion
An investigation has been launched following an explosion in Craigavon. According to reports a man is being treated in hospital for injuries to his hands and chest after a device is said to have "partially exploded". A number of homes were evacuated in the Enniskeen area on Tuesday evening while army bomb experts investigated the scene.
30 April 2021
NI Vaccination To Be Opened Up To 30-34-Year-Olds
The vaccination programme in Northern Ireland is to be opened up to some 30 to 34-year-olds. Health Minister Robin Swann said there is limited availability for people in that age group. The appointments are mainly available at the SSE Arena in Belfast.
29 April 2021
Three Cars Destroyed During Arson Attack
Three cars have been destroyed following an arson attacked at the house of a serving police officer in Larne. Three cars were set on fire outside the property on the Glenarm Road shortly before 1.45am on Thursday, 29 April. The officer, his wife and daughter were in the house at the time but were not physically harmed.
17 November 2020
Police Investigate Fatal Collision Near Ballymena
An investigation has launched following a fatal collision near Ballymoney. According to reports, a man aged in his 70s and a woman aged in her 40s were killed when a car and a construction vehicle collided on the Benvardin Road at about 4pm on Monday 16 November. It is understood that the two victims were the driver and a rear passenger in the car.