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Winnipeg police investigating death of infant

A undated file image of a Winnipeg police car. (Source: CTV News Winnipeg) A undated file image of a Winnipeg police car. (Source: CTV News Winnipeg)

Winnipeg Police are investigating the death of an infant Monday night.

According to Constable Claude Chancy, officers were called to a home in the 600 block of Atlantic Avenue at 7 p.m. for a report of an infant in medical distress. The child was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

“As with any child-related incident where injury or death is involved, the Child Abuse Unit has assumed the investigation,” Chancy said in an emailed statement.

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