Gardaí at Anglesea Street wish to seek the public’s assistance following the murder of a two-year-old girl on July 5.
Santina Cawley was found critically injured in an apartment in Cork. She was rushed to hospital but tragically passed away shortly afterwards.
Gardaí investigating the case are appealing to anyone who was in the Elderwood Estate area or Boreenamanna Road areas between 1.00am and 5.30am on Friday morning to come forward and make contact with the incident room.
CORK TODDLER DIED IN MOTHER'S ARMS – @PaulByrne_1 is speaking live from Elderwood, where a blanket of flowers, cuddly toys and moving notes have been left. 2 year old Santina Cawley was found critically injured and later died on Friday in the arms of her mother.
— Neil Prendeville (@NeilRedFM) July 8, 2019
Investigators are particularly appealing to those with dash cam or mobile phone footage from the area at the relevant times to make it available to them.
Anyone with information can contact Gardaí at Anglesea Street Station on 021 452 2000 or the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111.
The investigation is ongoing and further updates will follow.