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3-month-old baby dies at Stroud Twp. day care

Published On: Nov 30 2012 05:26:12 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 30 2012 06:06:07 AM CST

Stroud Area Police are investigating the suspicious death of a three-month-old baby at a Monroe County day care.

Police said the baby was found unresponsive at a state-certified day care facility at 124 Jamie Court in Stroud Twp. around 7 p.m. Thursday.

According to police, the day care provider called 911 to say the baby was possibly not breathing.

Officers who responded to the call began CPR until EMSĀ  arrived.

The infant was taken to Pocono Medical Center in East Stroudsburg where he was pronounced dead.

The baby's name has not been released, nor has the name of the day care provider.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest.