First responders find 2-year-old’s body at apartment
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say first responders sent to help a child needing CPR found the 2-year-old had already died at a Des Moines apartment.
Officers and medics were dispatched around 7:45 a.m. Thursday, after the child’s mother awakened to find the child was unresponsive.
Officers say it appears the child had ingested a prescription medication. Officers say a 4-year-old found at the apartment was not sick.
The incident is being investigated. The child’s name and other information about the incident haven’t been released.