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Child's death reported

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

CARUTHERSVILLE -- An autopsy is scheduled for today in the death of an 11-month-old.

Around 9:51 a.m. Tuesday, Caruthersville Police Officers were called by a woman about a possible death. When they arrived on the scene, the mother said the baby was not breathing when she found him and her brother took the baby and was rushing him to the hospital.

Upon arrival at the hospital, the infant was pronounced dead.

The investigation into the child's death continues. No further information was available as of press time.