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LASD - Los Angeles County Sheriffs Dept Information Bureau (SIB)
Monday September 30th, 2019 :: 09:13 a.m. PDT

Advisory

#LASD Homicide Investigates Death of 2 year-old Baby Girl, uninc Torrance

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Homicide Bureau detectives are investigating the death of a two year-old baby girl that occurred on the 22400 block of South Vermont Avenue in the unincorporated area of Torrance.

On Monday, September 23, 2019, Carson Station deputies responded to the location regarding a “baby not breathing” call.

When deputies arrived, they found a two year-old baby girl unresponsive. 

Los Angeles County Fire Department paramedics transported the baby girl to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The 34 year-old mother, who was at the location, was interviewed along with several witnesses. 

It is unknown if drugs and/or alcohol were involved.

The manner and cause of death will be determined by the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner at a later date.

At this time no arrests have been made.

The investigation is ongoing and there is no additional information available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500. If you prefer to provide information anonymously, you may call "Crime Stoppers" by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 Tips” Mobile APP on Google play or the Apple App Store or by using the website http://lacrimestoppers.org.
 
 
Authored by:
Juanita Navarro-Suarez, Deputy
Sheriff's Information Bureau - Newsroom
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
211 West Temple Street,
Los Angeles California 90012
213-229-1700
 
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Alex Villanueva, Sheriff
Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department
 

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