Houston Police Department
Investigation into Infant's Death at 9602 Langdon

December 12, 2012 - Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of an infant found at 9602 Langdon Lane about 5:45 a.m. today.

The 3-month-old male victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity and cause of death are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants R. Chandler and J. Rhoads reported:
The baby was placed in a crib overnight. When his mother checked on him in the early morning hours, she found him unresponsive. The infant showed no visible signs of neglect, abuse or trauma. Investigators believe the death was possibly the result of a medical defect, but are awaiting autopsy results for a final determination.

JKS/JFC 12-12-12
Inc #155895812

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