A young child has died in a fire in the Melbourne suburb of Ringwood, with police investigating the circumstances.
Emergency Services were called to an address on Belle Vue Avenue about 6pm on Saturday after reports of a fire.
Fire crews extinguished a blaze in a shed at the rear of the property, and the body of a young child was found inside.
The child is believed to be a resident of the property.
Victoria Police says the circumstances surrounding the fatal fire are yet to be determined and the investigation is ongoing.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.