Coroner releases cause of infant's death - - Jackson, MS

Coroner releases cause of infant's death

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A 3 month old baby found dead at a Jackson apartment died from blunt head trauma and respiratory failure consistent with a fall.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart said Wednesday afternoon, the baby's 18-year-old mother apparently passed out and dropped the child.

The mothers suffers from diabetes.

There are no findings of foul play in the infant's death, according to the coroner.

Jackson Police responded to Audubon Grove Apartments in west Jackson around 11:00 Monday night.

The two were found by the woman's boyfriend.

According to police, both were unresponsive.

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