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Police investigating circumstances related to infant death

Police investigating circumstances related to infant death

Posted: 2023-01-09 09:39:55 By: thebay

Bracebridge OPP are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of an infant in Gravenhurst.

Police say that on Thursday, officers, along with Muskoka EMS, responded to a call for a two-year-old child who had suffered significant injuries. The child was transported to a local hospital and then transferred to a Toronto hospital, where they succumbed to their injuries.

The Muskoka Crime Unit is continuing the investigation under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB), with the assistance of OPP Forensic Identification Services (FIS) and in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario (OCCO) and the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service (OFPS).

Police say the investigation is complex and more information will be provided as it becomes available.