Incident at 7360 Southway

August 19, 2007 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of an infant at 7360 Southway about 7:55 p.m. on Friday (August 17).

The female baby, 6, was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant N.T. Ruland and Officer E.H. Schmidt reported:

The baby was home alone with her mother’s boyfriend when she stopped breathing. HFD paramedics were called to the scene and found the baby with bruising to her face, legs, arms, hands, buttocks, and abdomen.

The investigation is continuing.

VHS 8-18-07
Inc.# 121747707

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