A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a young child was found dead at a house in Oxfordshire.
Thames Valley Police Superintendent Rory Freeman, commented saying: “This is a very shocking discovery and I am aware it may have a very direct impact on the community of Faringdon.
“In light of this incident there will be an increased police presence in the area to provide reassurance and we would advise any members of the community affected by this incident to speak to one of the Neighbourhood Policing Team.”
The child was found dead after officers were called to an address at Bromsgrove Cottages on Tuesday afternoon.
Police have urged anyone with information to call 101 quoting reference 730 (14/03).