Police investigating death of 18-month-old girl

Victoria police are investigating the suspicious death of an 18-month-old girl, found dead inside a Hillside-Quadra home Wednesday morning

  • Sep. 16, 2015 11:00 a.m.

By Pamela Roth

Victoria police are investigating the suspicious death of an 18-month-old girl, found dead inside a Hillside-Quadra home early Wednesday morning.

Detectives were called to a home in the 1200 block of Vista Heights shortly before 6 a.m. to check on the people living inside. There, they discovered an 18-month-girl who passed away, despite efforts to resuscitate her. The girl’s mother was taken to hospital.

No details have been provided on the cause or circumstances of the death, but police said there is no danger to the public.

The toddler’s name is not being released as the investigation continues.

 

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