Child death investigation in Granite City, IL

6:04 PM, Sep 10, 2012   |    comments
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Granite City, IL (KSDK) - Granite City police are investigating suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a 21-month-old child.

Officers were called to the 2100 block of 14th Street for an unresponsive child after lunch Monday.

Police said the child was taken to an area hospital and died.

A witness said he noticed something was not right when the child's grandmother came out of the home screaming and handed the child over to emergency responders.

Police are not saying why they consider the child's death suspicious.  They will release more information Tuesday morning following an autopsy.


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