On Friday, August 16, 2019 at approximately 2051 hours, police responded to a call of an unconscious person at 668 Jefferson Place within the confines of the 42 Precinct in Bronx.
Upon arrival, officers determined that a 6-month-old female was found by a family member unconscious and unresponsive inside the location. EMS responded and transported the victim to Bronx Lebanon Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
The New York City Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death.
The deceased is identified as follows.
668 Jefferson Place
Bronx, NY 10456
The investigation remains ongoing.
All charges are merely accusations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1–800–577–TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 1–888–57–PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers‘ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.
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