Detroit police investigate death of 1-month-old girl at home on Oakfield Avenue

Police say mother called 911 to report daughter unresponsive on couch


DETROIT – Detroit police are investigating the death of a 1-month-old girl. 

Police from the 8th Precinct said the infant was found dead about 2:41 a.m. Wednesday at a home in the 19700 block of Oakfield Avenue. The mother had called 911 to report she found her daughter unresponsive on the couch.

Police said there is no reason to suspect foul play at this time. Homicide investigators are on the case, as is protocol with all child deaths in Detroit. 

Stay with ClickOnDetroit for more information as it becomes available. 

Sign up for ClickOnDetroit breaking news alerts and email newsletters

About the Author: