MODESTO (CBS13) – Police are investigating the suspicious death of a 1-month-old Modesto infant.
At around 5 a.m. Friday, police officers, firefighters, and paramedics were dispatched to the 1300 block of Marin Avenue in southwest Modesto to help a 1-month-old baby who was not breathing.READ MORE: Placer County Deputy Investigating Mail Theft Finds Out He Himself Was A Victim
A deputy and a Modesto police officer arrived within minutes of the call, and lifesaving efforts were given.READ MORE: First 90-Degree Day Of The Season For NorCal Possible This Weekend
The baby was taken to Doctors Medical Center but did not survive. During the examination medical staff indicated that there were some “unusual circumstances,” according to the Modesto Police Department.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Students, Athletes Line Up For Vaccine Amid California's Eligibility Expansion
Based on that information, Modesto Police Department’s investigative unit was called out to investigate. Police say they will provide more information as it becomes available.