3-month-old baby found dead in car in Miami

December 11th, 2009 by

www.miamiherald.com — A child found dead Thursday in a locked car in front of a home on Northwest Fifth Avenue in Miami was a 3-month-old baby who had been under its grandmother’s care, Miami police said.

The infant was found by Miami Fire-Rescue workers, who were called to the 6800 block of Northwest Fifth Avenue about 12:30 p.m. The baby was believed to have been in the car since 8:30 a.m.

The grandmother had apparently left the child in the car and gone inside the home, according to Miami police spokesman Delrish Moss.

Police were at the home of the family, where they were interviewing the grandmother and other relatives.

The name of the baby and that of the grandmother were not being released at this time.

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