POSTED: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 10:11am
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 9:39am
Shreveport, LA (KETK) — Shreveport Police detectives are investigating the death of a toddler after a child arrived at a local hospital yesterday evening.
Just after 9:00 p.m. June 17, 2013, Shreveport Police responded to LSUHSC relative to a three year old child that arrived at the hospital's emergency room. The female child, who was brought to the emergency room via private vehicle, was pronounced deceased shortly upon arrival at the hospital. Portions of the child's body displayed obvious signs of trauma.
At current, authorities are awaiting the results of an autopsy to determine the exact factors that led to the toddlers death. While in it's infancy, potential charges may develop as the investigation into the death continues.