Sheriff Mike Waguespack reports that on Sunday, February 6, 2011, at approximately 9:26AM, dispatchers received a 911 concerning a nonresponsive 18 month old boy at a residence in the 100 block of Angela Street in Pierre Part. Family members had discovered the child in his bed at the residence.
Acadian Ambulance, Pierre Part Volunteer Fire Department and patrol deputies responded to the call and upon arrival discovered that the child was deceased.
The investigation into this matter continues pending an autopsy to be performed at the Orleans Parish Corner's Office later this week.
Anyone with information concerning this matter can contact the Criminal Investigation Division at 985-526-1627 or the Communications Division at 985-369-2912.