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Calgary police investigating suspicous death of ‘young child’ in Falconridge

Calgary police investigate the suspicious death of a child in the northeast neighbourhood of Falconridge on Jan. 30, 2022. Global News

An infant has died in the northeast neighbourhood of Falconridge, according to Calgary police.

CPS told Global News they’re investigating the death, which took place on Thursday night.

Police confirmed they were called to a home on Falshire Place NE after a nine-month-old girl was found unresponsive.

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Neighbours in the area told Global News they saw what appeared to be a woman being taken away by police the same night, while another said they saw a young child being loaded into an ambulance. However, on Sunday afternoon CPS said at this time no arrests have been made.

Police said more information is expected to come once an autopsy is completed, which could take months due to specialized medical testing that must be done following infant deaths.

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With files from Michael King, Global News

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