Man questioned over boy’s death released on bail

A 48-year-old man has been released on police bail after being arrested in connection with the death of Kye Backhouse in Barrow on the 9th October 2014.

Police continue to carry out their investigations into this tragic event with a dedicated team of detectives, whilst specialist officers  support the family of Kye.

Police have been in liaison with other agencies and would like to emphasise once again to the public that if any person has any information that relates to the death of Kye, could they please contact Cumbria Police on 101 and ask for Barrow CID.