An infant passed away at a local hospital Monday afternoon after being transported from a local day care center in Mobile, Ala.
Officers from Mobile Police were called to Nazarene Day Care and Learning Center on Azalea Road around 1:15 p.m. on Monday for a medical alert.
The infant was transported to a local hospital where it was pronounced dead.
The cause of death is unknown at this time, but homicide detectives are investigating the death. However, all deaths that occur outside the hospital are investigated by police.
Mobile Police spokesperson Terence Perkins tells News Five, “that just because the death is being investigated, does not mean it was a homicide.”
The identity of the child is unknown.
News Five will continue to investigate the death and provide more updates when they become available.