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Police investigating death of 1-year-old boy in Colonial Heights

Posted at 5:02 PM, Jan 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 06:52:31-05

COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. --  A death investigation is underway in Colonial Heights after a one-year-old boy was found unresponsive Tuesday afternoon.

Police say at approximately 1:30 p.m. police were called to a home for in the 100 block of Moore Avenue for an unresponsive infant. Emergency personnel arrived and found the baby inside the home.

There are no obvious signs of foul play in the death.

Police have not released any additional details concerning the baby’s death at this time.

Investigators called it a suspicious death investigation, but said that was standard when someone of this age died unexpectedly or if the cause is medically related.

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