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Tuscola County, MI Sheriff''s Office
Wednesday December 7th, 2011 :: 02:09 p.m. EST

Advisory

Tuscola County Sheriff Lee Teschendorf reports the death of a 3 yr old Akron area child

Tuscola County Sheriff Lee Teschendorf reports the accidental death of a 3 yr old Akron area child that occurred on December 5th around 2:15PM . The child died as a result of a dresser tipping over on the victim. An autopsy has been performed by Dr. Virani showing the child died as a result of that incident. Names are not being released at this time. As standard procedure DHS has been notified.
This is not the first such incident to happen in Tuscola County and Sheriff Teschendorf urges every parent to watch for this sort of event that occurs when very young children are around tall or top heavy furniture

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Tuscola County, MI Sheriff''s Office
420 Court St
Caro, MI 48723

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Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 989-673-8161

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