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August 19, 2019

Infant Suspicious Death in Haywood

At approximately 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019, deputies were called to a residence on Lookout Lane in the Jonathan Creek area of Haywood County in reference to an echo cardiac arrest of a 10- month old baby.

The baby was transported to an area hospital and was pronounced deceased later that evening.

Law enforcement and medical personnel observed several injuries on the baby.

Haywood County Sheriff’s Office detectives are actively investigating this incident as a suspicious death.

Friday, July 19, detectives continue to work through the investigative process and the medical examiners officer’s office is conducting an autopsy.

Suspect information is not available for release at this time. Further information will be released as it becomes available.

Post source : Haywood County Sheriff's Office

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Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.

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