SEVERE WX: Flood Advisory View Alerts

Infant death reported in Choctaw County

Choctaw County authorities investigate the death of an infant during the weekend.

Posted: Jul. 9, 2018 7:33 PM
Updated: Jul. 10, 2018 9:12 AM

WEIR, Miss. (WTVA) - Choctaw County authorities investigate the death of an infant during the weekend.

Choctaw County Sheriff Cloyd Halford says an infant died Sunday night.

Deputies were called to an address of where a family reunion was happening in Weir around 9:30 p.m.

The body was turned over to the coroner, and they are awaiting autopsy results before further action is taken.

That is all Halford would release at this time.

Stay with WTVA as this story develops.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Broken Clouds
76° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 76°
Columbus
Clear
78° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 81°
Oxford
Broken Clouds
72° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 68°
Feels Like: 72°
Starkville
Broken Clouds
77° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 79°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather

Latest Video

Image

John - "More Rain and A Little Cooler"

Image

PECO Foods providing jobs to the town of West Point

Image

Down on Main and Communities Forward Join Forces

Image

Storm chances building into the afternoon and evening.

Image

Lower Temperatures Today But Higher Storm Chances

Image

WTVA Friday Night Fever-Week 6

Image

Social Media Center - Week 6

Image

Matt - "Better Chances"

Image

Dog rescued for drain in Winona

Image

Joel's Friday Afternoon Forecast: Rain increases into the weekend