A WOMAN has been arrested in connection with the death of a 14-month-old boy who drowned in a bath in Argyll earlier this year.

Police attended a property in Kilcreggan, Argyll, on April 13 after receiving reports a little boy had died.

The baby was flown to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley by air ambulance but could not be saved.

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Police launched an investigation into the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

Yesterday, a 50-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the youngster's death.

A report has been submitted to the procurator-fiscal.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "We can confirm a 50-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the death of a 14-month-old baby in Kilcreggan, Argyll, on Sunday April 13."

The woman is due to appear at Dumbarton Sheriff Court next week.