Child Death Investigated

(NEW HAVEN,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –     New Haven Police are investigating the death of an 8 month old  girl.

Paramedics arrived  at an apartment at 90 Park Street shortly after 2 pm  Wednesday and  found the infant in cardiac arrest.She was taken to  the pediatric  emergency department at Yale-New Haven Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

It is believed the child was in the care of her mother,who has since been admitted to the hospital for treatment of an undisclosed illness.

Detectives from the New Haven Police Department’s Major Crimes Division , along with the Office of the Chief State Medical Examiner are investigating.


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