Police, Coroner Investigate Infant Death in Sunnyside
Sunnyside Police respond this morning to a residence in the 800 block of Upland Drive to assist medics on a report of an unresponsive 5-month-old boy who lived at the residence.
When officers arrived around 7:30 a.m, CPR was being administered and officers took over CPR efforts. One medic determined the child had already passed.
Yakima County Coroner’s Office responded and an autopsy was conducted this afternoon. The cause of the child’s death is pending additional tests. The Coroner’s Office and Sunnyside Police Department report that at this time it is has not been determined if the child’s death is due to natural or accidental causes and there is absolutely no foul play suspected.