2-year-old taken to hospital for brain bleed

Posted at 8:17 PM, Apr 06, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-06 20:17:06-04

The Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit is conducting an investigation of a child who was taken to Nationwide Children’s Hospital for treatment after being examined at OhioHealth Tuesday afternoon.

Police said the 2-year-old was taken to OhioHealth by a family member. Doctors determined that the girl had a subdural brain bleed and arranged for her to be taken by medical helicopter to Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus.

Doctors performed emergency surgery on the child, police reported.

The case is being investigated by detectives.

Detectives want to identify anyone who had been in contact with the child during the past 72 hours as part of their investigation. If anyone has  information regarding this case, call the Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit at 419-774-5610 or dispatch at 419-524-2412.