Homicide inquiry into baby’s death

  • Northland

Police have launched a homicide inquiry following the death of a one-year-old Whangārei boy.

The baby was taken to Whangārei Hospital and was found to have significant head injuries yesterday morning, he was then airlifted to Auckland Starship Hospital.

He died later that evening and a post-mortem was being carried out today to determine the cause of death.