Three released on bail following alleged assault of baby girl

Three people arrested for assault after a baby girl was airlifted to hospital have now been released on police bail.

Monday, 26th November 2018, 9:55 am
Updated Monday, 26th November 2018, 10:00 am
Police were called to the Dawdon area on Wednesday
Police were called to the Dawdon area on Wednesday

The 17-month-old was rushed to hospital in a critical condition having suffered serious injuries on Wednesday November 21.

A 25-year-old woman, 18-year-old man and a 20-year-old man were arrested on suspicion of assault with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

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Durham Constabulary said all three have now been given police bail.

Police officers were called by paramedics to a house in the Dawdon area at 10.10am on Wednesday.