Police are investigating the death of five young children were found in an apartment on a residential block in the city of Solingen, in North Rhine-Westphalia on Thursday, with the mother being suspected of murder. Though few details have been made public, reports suggest the mother of the children is currently in the hospital under police protection after surviving a suicide attempt. She is reported to have jumped in front of a local train. The police are said to have been alerted when the victims' grandmother called. A sixth child, aged eleven, has reportedly survived the incident.