Detroit Police Investigate Death Of 1-Year-Old Boy

DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are investigating a possible case of child abuse after a baby boy was found not breathing at his east side home.

The 1-year-old child was pronounced dead at the hospital, according to police.

Investigators say a relative called 911 on Thursday after finding the child unresponsive at their home on Keating Street near 7 Mile Road and John R Road.

Police Thursday evening were questioning the uncle and a boyfriend of the child’s mother — both of whom were home at the time.

No names have been released.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and for more on this story.


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