Baby critical with 'unexplained' injuries

30 April 2018, 17:18

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A baby girl has been left in a critical condition after suffering serious "unexplained" injuries.

Emergency services were called to St Vigeans Road in Arbroath, Angus, on Saturday.

The six-month-old from the town is now in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh.

An investigation is being carried out by Police Scotland, Angus Council social work department and the NHS.

Detective Chief Inspector Scott Fotheringham said: "A six-month-old female child is in a critical condition in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh.

"The serious injuries she has sustained are as yet unexplained. Enquiries are at an early stage.

"As part of this investigation, there will be a police presence in St Vigeans Road, Arbroath".