Couple Arrested As Child Fights For Her Life

A couple have been arrested as a child fights for her life in hospital

An 11-year-old-child is fighting for her life in a critical condition in hospital after an incident in West Yorkshire on Wednesday, November 25. A man and woman have been arrested in connection with the incident.

Police attended a home in Stanks Drive, Swarcliffe, near Leeds at around 6:55am on Wednesday morning where they found a child in need of emergency medical attention.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: ‘At 6.55am today, police were contacted by the ambulance service who had been called to an incident involving an 11-year-old girl at an address in Stanks Drive, Swarcliffe.

‘The girl was taken to hospital for emergency treatment and is in a critical condition.

‘A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the incident are currently in custody.

‘A scene is in place at the address and enquiries are ongoing.’


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