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Investigation underway into baby's death

Aaliyah Heard died Saturday morning of blunt force trauma. (Source: Family) Aaliyah Heard died Saturday morning of blunt force trauma. (Source: Family)

Baton Rouge Police are investigating the death of an 11-month-old girl after an autopsy revealed that she died of blunt force trauma to the head.  WAFB's Kiran Chawla will have a live report tonight on 9News at 5.

A Baton Rouge family claims their son was wrongly labeled a murderer after the sheriff's office closed a case that had been ruled a murder-suicide.  Now they're asking for a federal investigation into the case.  WAFB's Tyana Williams will have more tonight on 9News at 6.

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