Toddler wearing bloodstained clothes leads police to dead bodies


A toddler wandering on the street in bloodstained clothes has led police to two dead bodies.

On Thursday afternoon police were notified that a little girl was alone on the street wearing blood-soaked clothes in Birmingham in the US state of Alabama.

The child was uninjured and led officers to a home where an adult male and an adult female were found dead.

The toddler was found wandering alone on the street on Thursday. Source: Getty Images

Local outlet The Birmingham News reports the child is believed to be the granddaughter of the pair.

The two victims have been identified as Mary Holt, 67, and Joe ‘Steve’ Holt, 68.

AL.com reports homicide investigators are calling for any neighbours who may have CCTV footage.

Investigations are ongoing.

With AP