Beloit baby death investigation - WKOW 27: Madison, WI Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Beloit baby death investigation

Posted: Updated:
BELOIT (WKOW) --- Beloit Police are investigating the death of a 3 month old infant. 

According to the press release, at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday Beloit Police and fire responded to a home in the 1500 block St. Lawrence for an infant not breathing.

Beloit Fire personnel did do CPR and transported the baby, but the infant was later pronounced dead at Beloit Memorial Hospital.

The investigation shows that the 16-year-old mom went to sleep on the couch with the infant after feeding him around midnight.  At 4:15 a.m. the mother found the infant unresponsive and called 911.

An autopsy will be conducted as the investigation continues.

Most Viewed Content

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WKOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Anna Engelhart at 608-661-2767. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at