A YOUNG man and a woman have been released on police bail while enquiries continue after a child was found with head injuries at an address in Wollaston.

Police launched an investigation after the youngster was taken to hospital after being found injured at a property in The Kingsway on Monday (January 27).

West Midlands Ambulance Service confirmed an ambulance was sent to the scene at 3.55pm after reports of a medical emergency were made and a spokesman for the ambulance service said: “We treated one patient at the scene, a child, before transporting them to hospital for further assessment.”

West Midlands Police said two people - a 20-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman - were arrested on Tuesday (January 28) on suspicion of wilful ill-treatment after a child was found with head injuries.

They have since been released on police bail pending further enquiries.