CLINTON TOWNSHIP (WWJ) – Police have a person of interest in custody in connection with the death of a toddler in Clinton Township Tuesday.

Earlier reports from police stated the 3-year-old victim found a gun. Authorities Tuesday night told news sources they believe an adult dropped the loaded gun.

Police told WDIV that a man who goes by the street name “Bop” was taken into custody. Bop, along with three others who were found in a white Chevy Cobalt with him, were found at a gas station on Detroit’s west side.

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