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Death of 6-month-old ruled a homicide

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VICKSBURG, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The Vicksburg Police Department is investigating the death of a baby as a homicide.

On Friday, the Vicksburg Police Department and Fire Department Paramedics responded to a call on the 600 block of Locust Street.

They were told a 6-month-old child was not breathing.  

The child was taken to River Region Hospital for treatment and later transported to the University Medical Center.

The infant was identified as Jamaro Carter, Jr.

He was pronounced dead on Sunday afternoon.

At this time no one has been charged with the death of the infant, however, the infant's death has been ruled a homicide. 

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