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Police investigate death of four-month-old girl

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A four-month-old child was found dead on the couch next to her father Wednesday morning, according to police.

The 33-year-old father called police shortly before 9:30 a.m. Wednesday after he woke up on the couch at his home in the 100-block of Forrest Street. 

The man claimed that one of his dogs was laying on top of his daughter when he woke up, according to a Jonesboro police report.

The report stated that “he (father) saw some stuff on her face, so he went to wash her off and found she was not breathing.”

Police told Region 8 News that they do not suspect foul play.

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