Homicide unit investigating death of 2-year-old child

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind. -- The St. Joseph County Metro Homicide Unit is conducting an investigation into the death of a 2-year-old child.

South Bend Police were called to a home in the 100 block of E. Jennings Street on Monday for reports of a child not breathing.

When they arrived, they found the 2-year-old unresponsive and attempts at resuscitation were unsuccessful.

The homicide unit was activated and their investigators are assisting South Bend Police with the investigation.

An autopsy was conducted Tuesday, but the manner and cause of death are pending toxicology results.

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