The Bancroft Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating the sudden death of a 23-month-old child.
On June 23, 2022, at about 3:45 p.m., officers were called to a parking lot on Monck Road for a child that was located with no vital signs. The child was transported to the hospital by ambulance and shortly after was pronounced deceased.
An investigation is ongoing.
A post mortem examination will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
The identity of the deceased is being withheld at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident should call the OPP non-emergency line at 1-888-310-1122. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).