Woman arrested in Kent, WA following death of infant son
December 18, 2017
(KENT, WA.) -- Police say a 24-year old woman in Kent has been arrested following the death of her infant son seven days ago.
KCPQ-TV in Seattle reported that on Dec. 12 first responders went to a home in the 700 block of Woodford Ave. North on a call of a 2-1/2 month old baby not breathing. CPR was unsuccessful and the child later died.
The TV station report said the police investigation led officers to believe the woman had been reckless in laying her baby face down on a sleeping bag and leaving him unattended while she was in a different room. The woman's name has not yet been released.