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Baby girl in hospital with burns – police investigate “non accidental” injuries

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Police are investigating the injuries on a six-month-old baby who was admitted to Nelson Hospital with burns.

The baby was admitted to hospital at around 4:30pm on Friday. She was then transferred to the Hutt Hospital burns unit, for ongoing treatment.

Police are treating the injuries as non-accidental.

Members of the public with information about the incident are urged to contact the Nelson Child Protection Team on 03 546 3840.

Information can also be provided anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.