Mother of baby found dead in Leeds pub toilet identified

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The mother of a newborn baby girl who was found dead in a Leeds pub toilet has been identified, police said.

The baby was found in a cubicle at The Three Horse Shoes in Oulton on Sunday afternoon.

The discovery prompted an appeal to locate the girl's mother amid concerns for her safety and wellbeing.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesperson said the woman "has now received the appropriate medical care and is being given ongoing support".

They added: "Police would like to thank members of the public who shared the appeal, and everyone who supported the police in their inquiries."

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