The tragic death of Katie Rough aged 7 years old from York has shocked the city. Katie was found seriously injured on a path leading to a playing field in Woodthorpe at 4:30pm on Monday afternoon.
North Yorkshire police has stated she was taken to hospital but later died due to her injuries.
Police have arrested a 15 year old girl whom they continue to question. Media outlets are awaiting further information.
Neighbours have stated that they heard Katies mother screaming, ''No no she's my little girl''.
Flowers now lay where the little girl lay dying.
Her grandparents attended earlier to pay their respects. Further investgations continue.
Woodthorpe is a busy but quiet community and well wished have flooded in to the family.
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(Pictures courtsey of BBC & Daily Mirror)