4/17/2017 1:20:00 AM BREAKING: Police investigating death of 20-month-old
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 20-month-old child.
According to a press release from chief deputy Dan Hess, the department received a 9-1-1 call at approximately 6:24 p.m. Friday reporting a 20-month-old child was breathing very shallow. Deputies and medics responded to a residence in the town of Newbold and the child was transported to St. Mary's Hospital. He was later flown to St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield where he passed away a short time later.
The sheriff's office has identified the child as Avery J. Edward.
The department is investigating the events surrounding the child's death. The district attorney's office and medical examiner are assisting.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.