Four arrested over injured baby

Police are questioning four people after a baby boy was taken to hospital suffering serious head injuries in Manchester.

The 17-month-old boy was taken to Manchester Royal Infirmary on Thursday evening, before being transferred to the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, where his condition is described as critical.

Two men - aged 38 and 28 - and two women - aged 28 and 27 - were arrested in Salford on Thursday night and police are questioning them on suspicion of assault.

The exact relationship between the child and the four adults is not yet known.


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