Infant Found Dead In Fort Wayne Home (VIDEO)

By Jake Perrone - 21Alive
By Rachel Martin - 21Alive

December 22, 2013 Updated Dec 23, 2013 at 1:13 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (21Alive) – Police are investigating the death of a Fort Wayne infant.

At approximately 10:25 Sunday morning, Fort Wayne Police responded to the 1000 block of W. Creighton Ave. When police arrived they found a 1-year old infant who was unresponsive.

Paramedics attempted to revive the infant on their way to the hospital, but the infant was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Police say the infant was sleeping in bed with a parent and became unresponsive.

For now, police say they are treating the death as a homicide until the investigation proves differently.

The infant’s body was submitted to the Allen County Coroner who will determine the cause and manner of death.




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