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Authorities investigate 'suspicious' death of 1-year-old

Elm Grove Apartments (Source: Byron Thomas/WAFB) Elm Grove Apartments (Source: Byron Thomas/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

An investigation is underway into the death of a 1-year-old in a case police are calling "suspicious."

The Baton Rouge Police Department said EMS was called to a unit at Elm Grove Apartments on Elm Grove Garden Drive around 9 a.m. because a child was unresponsive.

According to officials, the child was in critical condition when it was taken to the hospital.

The East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner's Office reported the child later died. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

The investigation is ongoing.

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