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Decatur police are investigating death of 2-month-old child


DECATUR — The death of a 2-month-old child is under investigation by Decatur police.

Sgt. David Pruitt said police were called to the 2200 block of East Division Street at 9 a.m. Tuesday. The child was transported to Decatur Memorial Hospital after officers arrived.

Macon County Coroner Michael Day said the child was pronounced dead at the hospital. 

An autopsy was performed Tuesday, but Day said Tuesday afternoon that updated information was not yet available. 

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Contact Garrett Karsten at (217) 421-6949. Follow him on Twitter: @GarrettKarsten


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