Post mortem ordered for tragic infant death

The Ministry of Police is still investigating the cause of death of an infant baby reported to them on the 24th March 2016.

The infant was only one month old, and according to the media officer of the Ministry of Police Maotaoalii Kaioneta Kitiona, the baby was sleeping with her mother and when she woke up, the infant had passed away. 

He said the matter was referred to the Ministry of Police from the National Health Services in the morning. 

The baby passed away between 4 and 5am at home. 

A post mortem report is being ordered to confirm the cause of death of the baby. 

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