Athens police investigating death of infant on Sunday morning

ATHENS, Ohio (WTAP) - Authorities in Athens have begun an investigation into the death of young baby in the city early Sunday morning.

Athens police said officer were called to help emergency-medical workers with an unresponsive infant at a residence on Hope Drive about 8:30 a.m.

Police have not release any details of their investigation, but said in a news release that more information will be released at the appropriate time in coordination with the local coroner.

We’ll have more coverage online an during our regular newscasts as details become available.