Police: 2 people arrested in death of girl, 2, in Carthage

2 years 3 months 2 weeks ago Monday, August 31 2015 Aug 31, 2015 Monday, August 31, 2015 4:20:53 AM CDT August 31, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

CARTHAGE (AP) - Police have arrested two people in the death of a 2-year-old girl in Carthage.

The Joplin Globe reports a 20-year-old woman and a 26-year-old man, both residents of the same home, were arrested Saturday. According to Carthage police Chief Greg Dagnan, officers responded to a call about an unresponsive child at the home shortly after 8 a.m.

Dagnan said police will recommend the two suspects be charged with child abuse and child endangerment.

 

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