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Violet-Grace hit and run: Man arrested

Violet-Grace Youens
Violet-Grace Youens
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Police have arrested a man in connection with the hit and run crash that killed Violet-Grace Youens.

The 23-year-old was arrested on suspicion of being carried in a stolen vehicle.

He has been released pending further enquiries.

Violet-Grace, aged four, died on Saturday night.

She and her grandmother Angie French were hit by a stolen car on Friday afternoon in Prescot Road, St Helens.

Ms French remains in a serious but stable condition.

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