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UPDATE: No foul play suspected in Boonville infant's death

BOONVILLE, Mo - UPDATE 3:11 p.m.: No signs of foul play were found through the autopsy, but the investigation is ongoing.

The Cooper County Child Fatality Review Board is scheduled to meet on Sept. 23.

ORIGINAL STORY: ABC 17 News has confirmed Boonville police are investigating the death of an infant.

Officers say they responded to a medical call around 8:00am  Monday involving a child not breathing.  

Police say they started life saving procedures at the scene.

They say the baby was taken to University Hospital by ambulance, where the child later died.

Police told ABC 17 News the investigating is pending the results of an autopsy,  which is scheduled for Wednesday.


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