Evansville Police Investigating the Death of an Infant

20 minutes after feeding the infant, the mother found the baby unresponsive.

Posted: Mar 12, 2021 9:10 AM
Updated: Mar 13, 2021 8:25 AM

A one-week-old baby dies in Evansville, and now police are investigating.

On Thursday, police were called to Woodland Park Apartments, where first responders were trying to revive the child.

The mother told officers she had fed the infant around 9:00 PM that night, and then placed her in a swing.

20 minutes later she found her daughter unresponsive.

The baby was transported to an area hospital, where she later passed away.

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