Health-Care Professional Arrested in Connection with Murder of 8 Babies in UK

Police in the United Kingdom are investigating the deaths of several babies.

A female health-care professional has been arrested on suspicion of murder and attempted murder at the Countess of Chester Hospital in Chester, England.

Police say that she is suspected of murdering eight babies and trying to kill six others at the hospital.

The force is also now investigating the deaths of 17 babies between March 2015 and July 2016.