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Update to the Allen County Death Investigation

Date of News Release: 07/11/2011

(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police Post 3 in Bowling Green are still investigating the death of an Allen County toddler, Peyton Green (18 mos.) who was initially reported as unresponsive and later died at Vanderbilt University Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee. Preliminary evidence suggests the child suffered a traumatic head injury, which may have occurred due to abuse. Kentucky State Police detectives are awaiting more results from the Tennessee Medical Examiner’s Office and anticipate presentation to the Allen County Grand Jury in the coming weeks.

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Allen County Death Investigation

Date of News Release: 07/05/2011

(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- On Friday, July 1, 2011, at 3:53 p.m., Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green was contacted regarding an unresponsive Allen County toddler that was transported to Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The child died on Saturday, July 2, 2011.

The investigation is ongoing and no further details are being released at this time. The investigation is being conducted by Detective Laura Isenberg with multidisciplinary assistance. Anyone with information may contact the Kentucky State Police at 270-782-2010.

(Bowling Green, KY.) - On Friday, July 1, 2011, at 3:53 p.m., Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green was contacted regarding an unresponsive Allen County toddler that was transported to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee. The child died on Saturday, July 2, 2011. The investigation is ongoing and no further details are being released at this time. The investigation is being conducted by Detective Laura Isenberg with multidisciplinary assistance. Anyone with information may contact the Kentucky State Police at 270-782-2010

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