Cleveland Police investigate death of 2-day-old

Posted at 8:50 AM, Jan 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-16 08:56:48-05

Authorities are investigating the death of a 2-day-old baby that occurred on Friday, police said.

The female newborn was transported to University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital from a residence on the 9300 block of Amesbury Avenue, according to police.

Authorities responded to the hospital at around noon, where the baby was pronounced dead. 

Police described the incident as a “probable accidental” death. However, the cause and circumstances surrounding the baby’s death are still under investigation.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.