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Police investigating death of four-month-old child in Avondale

Posted at 6:40 PM, Dec 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-03 20:40:53-05

AVONDALE, AZ — Avondale police are investigating the death of a four-month-old child that happened on Tuesday.

Police say they were called to a home near Avondale Boulevard and Buckeye Road around 3:30 p.m. for “an infant not breathing.”

The child was taken to the hospital for treatment but did not survive.

Detectives are currently investigating the circumstances involving the death, but have not said if it is believed to be suspicious.

The child's identity has not been released.

Police have not released any additional details and say this is an active investigation.