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Investigation underway after infant found dead in Jackson County

JACKSON COUNTY, Miss. (CBS/WLOX) - An infant boy was found dead, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department. An investigation into the cause of the infant’s death is underway. The infant was less than a year old.

Acadian Ambulance has confirmed the infant was found in a car and pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police say the incident happened in the 900 block of Jean Street in Latimer around 4 pm. Police are obtaining search warrants to help in their investigation.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell says no arrests have been made at this time.

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