The Marion Police Department has announced they're investigating circumstances surrounding the death of an infant.

According to a Friday morning media release from Marion Police, Area Ambulance, Marion Fire and Rescue, and officers with the Marion Police Department all responded to a call about an unresponsive infant in an apartment complex on 10th Street and Boyson Road in Marion. It is known as Azure Apartments. The time of the Thursday afternoon, August 26 emergency call was not included in the media release.

The release states that the infant was pronounced deceased at the scene after resuscitation attempts were not successful.

An autopsy is being conducted and the Marion Police Department is investigating the circumstances involving the child's death.

No other details have been released. We'll update this story as more information becomes available.


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