The Hague – The police are investigating how a baby could fall from the window of a house on Jacob Catsstraat. The two-week-old boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries. The mother has been arrested. Her involvement is under investigation.
Around 10:00 am, the control room received a report that a baby had fallen from a window of a house. Officers were alerted to find the boy seriously injured on the street. He was taken by ambulance to hospital with serious injuries, where he remains.
There is speculation about the cause on social media and in reports about the incident. At the moment, however, the circumstances are still unclear and this is being investigated by the detectives. The 32-year-old mother has been arrested. She was the only person in the house when police arrived. Police want to get in touch with witnesses who saw the fall or who may have other information that may be relevant. Did you see something or do you have information? Then contact the police on 0900-8844. Or fill in the tip form below.
The police can well imagine that if you have witnessed the fall or are otherwise involved in this sad incident, it has or can have a major emotional impact on you. Do you experience complaints and do you need support? Then you can contact Victim Support Netherlands via 0900-0101 or go to the website: www.slachtofferhulp.nl.
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Information source: Politie.nl