UPDATE | Police release name of accused following death of six month old girl in Niagara Falls

Niagara Regional Police Cruiser

Police are releasing the name of a woman accused of first degree murder in the death of her six month old baby.

25 year old Georgina Anne Lowe of Niagara Falls was arrested yesterday after emergency responders were called to the area of Barker Street and Dorchester Road around 1 p.m. yesterday afternoon.

She was held for a bail hearing today.

Officials say when first responders arrived, the baby girl was found without vital signs.

Niagara Regional Police spokespeople say they are releasing the name following consultation with the next of kin of the victim.