Gardai Launch Murder Investigation After Death Of Toddler In Cork


Gardai in Cork have launched a murder investigation after the death of a toddler.

Gardai were called to the Elderwood Park apartment complex on the Boreenmanna Road in the earlier hours of yesterday morning.

A 2-year-old girl was found seriously injured and was taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment. However she later died from her injuries.

Following the completion of a post mortem Gardai have now launched a murder investigation.

They’re appealing to anyone who was in the Elderwood Apartment complex between 4pm on Thursday and 6am on Friday who hasn’t already spoken to Gardaí to come forward.

The scene at the complex will remain sealed off over the weekend to allow for further examination.