Tue, 15 Oct 2019

CORK, Ireland - A woman in her 30s has been arrested in connection with the death of a two year old girl at an apartment complex in Cork City on Friday.

Gardaí at Anglesea St, Cork arrested the woman on Monday morning. She is currently detained at Gurranabraher Garda Station.

Gardai say investigations are continuing.

Gardaí were called to an apartment on Boreenamanna Road, Cork City on Friday morning at approximately 05:18am where they found the infant seriously injured. The girl was removed to Cork University Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The post mortem on the infant was completed by Deputy State Pathologist Dr. Margot Bolster on Friday afternoon.

Gardai say the results will not be released for operational reasons.

Gardaí are appealing to any person who was in the Elderwood Apartment complex between 4pm on Thursday 4th July 2019 and 6am Friday 5th July 2019, who has not already spoken to Gardaí to come forward. Anyone with information can contact Gardaí at Anglesea Street Station on 021 452 2000 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.

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