Troopers Investigating Franklin Twp. Infant Death

January 4, 2019

FRANKLIN TWP. — State troopers are investigating the death of a 3-week-old baby boy reported Friday morning.

Troopers say they were dispatched to a home along Country Village Lane around 6 a.m. after the child’s 30-year-old mother reported finding him unresponsive.

Medics rushed the child to Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, where the baby was pronounced dead.

Police say they are investigating the death and were not releasing further information.


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