West Plains Infant Death Suspicious
By: Elizabeth Monte
Posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Authorities in Howell County, Missouri are investigating the death of an infant girl. Howell County Sheriff Mike Shannon said investigators from his department, along with the West Plains Police Department, responded to the Ozarks Medical Center at 7:45 this morning after hospital personnel reported a ten month old infant died. Howell County Coroner Tim Cherry was also notified.
The infant's identity was not released and the sheriff said an autopsy will be scheduled at the University of Columbia.
Sheriff Shannon said no additional information regarding the information can be released at this time.
Marilyn McIntosh - 10/17/2012 9:34:55 AM
What is wrong with people these days!? Don't they know a baby is a gift from God and a blessing? How could anyone hurt a baby!! People who could hurt a baby have no place in society and should be permanently taken out of society, one way or another!