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Six Week Old Child Found Dead in Carroll County Home

Date of News Release: 01/12/2016

(Carrollton, KY) - The Kentucky State Police is investigating the death of a six week old child in Carrollton.

On January 11th at approximately 2:00 p.m. Kentucky State Police Post 5 Campbellsburg responded to a call of an unresponsive infant at a residence on Thyme Avenue in Carrollton. Troopers along Carroll County EMS, Carroll County Sheriff's Office, Carroll County Coroner's office, and Carroll County Social Services responded to the scene.

The six week old child was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Carroll County Coroner. Next of kin was notified and an autopsy was scheduled for the next day. Preliminary investigation shows no signs of foul play and more information will be forthcoming as the Kentucky State Police leads the ongoing investigation.