Infant Death in Holts Summit Under Investigation
HOLTS SUMMIT - A tip was received from a Holts Summit resident regarding the death of an infant that occurred yesterday.
The tip asked if there was any news about the infant supposedly strangled in Holts Summit.
KOMU spoke with the police officers of Holts Summit and discovered that the death of the child is still under investigation, but they believe it is due to natural causes.
"We are waiting on the autopsy, but there were no signs of struggle," Sergeant Marc Haycook said. "But if we find any other news we will send it out in a press release to the media."
Haycook said that they do not want to drag the family into the media, unless they discover that the death was anything other than natural causes.
The autopsy is still underway and updates will be released if any new information is discovered about the recent death.