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Police investigate death of 8-month-old child in New Haven

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NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

New Haven police are investigating the death of an 8-month-old girl Wednesday afternoon.

Officers were called to a report of an "unresponsive" child at an apartment at 90 Park St. around 2 p.m.

Upon arrival, police found the baby, who was in cardiac arrest, and took her to Yale-New Haven Hospital where she died a short time later.

Police said the baby was in the care of her mother. Her mother, whose name was not released, was taken to area hospital for "treatment of an undisclosed illness."

The New Haven Major Crimes Division is investigating the incident.

The baby's body was taken to the Office of The State Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy to determine cause and manner of death.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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