Child’s Death Investigated in Springdale


SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KFTA) — Springdale police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old girl.

Emergency responders were called to Chapel Ridge Apartments, 5325 N. Oak St., at approximately 8:44 p.m. Tuesday regarding an unresponsive 2-year-old girl, according to a news release issued by Lt. Jeff Taylor of the Springdale Police Department.

The child was taken to Northwest Medical Center in Springdale where she was pronounced dead, according to Taylor.

The child’s body was sent to the State Medical Examiner’s office in Little Rock for an autopsy.

“This investigation is ongoing. The cause and manner of death is unknown,” Taylor said.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

FOX24 Video


More News


More Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Follow KNWA & FOX24 on Facebook

get the app

News App

Weather App

Follow @KNWAFOX24 on Twitter

Mega Millions & Powerball Numbers