Young boy killed in Cloughmills is named

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The two-year-old Cloughmills boy who died in a tragic home accident was Archie Tafts.

A statement by the PSNI on behalf of the family stated: “Following the death of two year old Archie Tafts in a tragic accident at his home in Cloughmills on Tuesday, Archie’s parents have expressed a desire for privacy.

“They, along with their extended family, have suffered a tremendous loss.”

“Archie’s parents and extended family would like to thank all who have expressed their condolences at this distressing and difficult time however as this is a personal tragedy for them, they will be making no public comment.”