St. Louis County Police Department has identified the baby who died as a result of being left in a vehicle for a prolonged period of time.
The victim, Tate Mitchell, a 1-year-old male, who resided in the 5000 block of Ivondale, was found at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Monday when the police department responded to a call stating that a baby was left in a vehicle since the morning and was not breathing.
Mitchell was taken to a local hospital while lifesaving efforts were attempted. The 1-year-old male was pronounced deceased at the hospital.
According to the St. Louis Police Department, an autopsy has been completed and their investigation is still active.
The St. Louis Police Department was not immediately available for comments.