Detroit infant death ruled homicide

Baby found dead Sunday in west side home

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DETROIT - The death Sunday of a baby on Detroit's west side is being ruled a homicide.

Police called to a home on Braile Street, north of Tireman Avenue found a one-year-old child unresponsive.  The infant died and initial reports suggested there was no sign of foul play.

But Local 4 sources Monday reported the Wayne County Medical Examiner's office determined the death was caused by blunt force trauma to the abdomen. 

The death will be ruled a homicide.

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