Butler Co. baby dead; investigation under way

BUTLER CO., AL (WSFA) - Butler County Sheriff Kenny Harden says a child is dead and an investigation is under way to determine what happened.

The child, unidentified, died Wednesday and Harden says an autopsy is being performed to determine the child's cause of death.

The sheriff classified the case as a "death investigation" and said there were no charges filed at this time. There are no suspects in custody.

Sheriff Harden said he was unable to release further details at this time.

WSFA 12 News will pass along any additional details as they become available.

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