Police investigating child death

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT) – Forrest City Police are investigating the death of child.

According to the Forrest City Police Department, they received a call about an unresponsive child at an apartment on Victoria Street around 6:57 p.m. Friday.

When police and emergency crews arrived on the scene, they found  the one-year-old in the apartment's living room.

The father told police, the child was upstairs with her brother when the parents heard the boy call for them. Once upstairs, the father told police he found the child lying on the floor, unresponsive.

Forrest City police say the child's body has been sent to the Arkansas State Medical Examiner's Office in Little Rock for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

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