Update on Monday, Jan. 7: East Baton Rouge Coroner Dr. Beau Clark on Monday identified the baby who was found dead Sunday as 8-day-old Kamyri Washington. He said the autopsy for the baby girl is scheduled for Monday afternoon.
Original story: Police are investigating the death of a four-day-old baby, who was found unresponsive and died at an apartment complex Sunday.
Baton Rouge Police Department spokesman Sgt. L’Jean McKneely said EMS and police were called to the complex, at 1957 N. Ardenwood Drive, around 12:30 p.m. when the baby was found unresponsive.
He said preliminary investigation does not indicate foul play in the child’s death, but the cause of death remains under investigation.