Benton police are investigating the death of an 11-week-old child who was reported to be unresponsive.
Officers responded to the incident on Fox Trail around 8 a.m. Monday morning.
When they arrived at the home, they found the child unresponsive, who was pronounced dead after being transported to Saline Memorial Hospital, said Lt. Kevin Russell, Benton Police Department spokesperson.
"It's a standard death investigation we would do on anyone when the cause is unknown," Russell said. "The body is being sent to the state medical examiner, and we'll await their report."
Benton Police Department
â€¢An employee at Malvern National Bank reported he received two $20 counterfeit bills.
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â€¢The owner of Warren Mobile Home Service and Sales reported several items were stolen.
Saline County Sheriff's Office
â€¢A woman on East Lawson Road reported she was involved in a disturbance.
â€¢A woman on Henley Lane reported she was being harassed.
Benton Fire Department