Toddler's death being investigated as homicide in St. Louis County

St. Louis County Police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy as a homicide.Officers found Cayden Ca...

Posted: Apr 12, 2018 10:09 AM
Updated: Apr 12, 2018 10:09 AM

St. Louis County Police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy as a homicide.

Officers found Cayden Carson unresponsive in the 5600 block of Helen Avenue around 10:10 p.m. Sunday. He was immediately taken to a local hospital, where he later died.

Police said they were originally called to the home for a sick case.

The incident was initially investigated as a suspicious death but has now been reclassified as a homicide.

St. Louis County Police Department's Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is investigating.

Please contact the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477 if you have any information regarding the incident.

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