Incident at 418 Cherry Valley
December 31, 2006 -- Houston
police are investigating the apparent accidental death of an infant
at 418 Cherry Valley at about 11:15 a.m. on Saturday (Dec. 30).
The victim has been identified as Savannah Johnson,
1 month-old, of 418 Cherry Valley. The cause of death is pending
an autopsy by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J.R. McGalin and
Officer M. Sosa reported:
Savannah Johnson was sleeping in a bed with her
mother and five year-old sister. The victim's mother woke up at
approximately 11:15 a.m. and found her child unresponsive. She
called 911 and Savannah was transported to the Northeast Medical
Center where she was pronounced dead. The infant's death is being
investigated as an accident.
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