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Friday, August 12, 2022

Police release statement following sudden death of Child on family farm

The PSNI have released a statement after the sudden death of a child on a family farm near Larne.

The incident occured this morning on the farm at Bankhall Road, Magheramorne.

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It’s believed the child died as a result of a stabbing. A woman (the children’s mother) and another child were also seriously injured.

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A police spokesperson has said:

“Police can confirm that an investigation has commenced into the circumstances surrounding the death of a young child in the Larne area today.

“A woman in her 30s and a baby are currently receiving hospital treatment for injuries.

“The investigation is at an early stage and police are currently not looking for anyone else in connection with the death.”

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