At approximately 6:00 p.m. on September 11, 2017, officers from the St. Louis County Police Department South County Precinct responded to 610 Kinswood Lane, the Casa Dia Montessori school, for a report of an unresponsive child that was not breathing.
The unresponsive 1-year-old male, who was possibly left in a vehicle for an extended period of time, was transported to a local hospital while life-saving efforts were attempted. The 1- year-old male was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
The incident is under investigation by the St. Louis County Police Department Bureau of Crimes Against Persons. This investigation is currently very active.
The autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow. Identification of the victim will be made in a later Media Advisory.
Please contact the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS(8477) if you have any information regarding the incident.