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New Mexico police investigating death of 2-week-old child

July 8, 2019

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico authorities are investigating the death of a two-week-old child at an Albuquerque apartment complex.

The Albuquerque Journal reported Sunday that Albuquerque police responded to a report of an unresponsive infant Sunday afternoon.

Medical investigators have determined the child’s injuries were suspicious.

A police official says emergency medical personnel attempted treatment, but determined the baby was “beyond help.”

The police department’s Crimes Against Children Unit is investigating.

An official says detectives are conducting interviews to determine the cause and circumstances of the child’s injuries.

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Information from: Albuquerque Journal, http://www.abqjournal.com

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