A nine-year-old girl has died from a suspected stab wound in Boston and a homicide investigation has been launched, Lincolnshire Police has stated.
Officers have been known as to the scene at Fountain Lane at about 6.20pm on Thursday, 28 July.
Lincolnshire Police stated: “We’ve launched a homicide investigation. The world has been cordoned off and we will probably be on the scene for the foreseeable future.”
“The younger girl’s mother and father have been knowledgeable and our ideas are with them at this extremely tough time.
“Her household will probably be supported by specialist educated officers.”