DAYCARE DEATH: Investigating Toddler Death

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Urbandale Police are investigating a  death. 

It happened just after 4:15 on Friday, May 25th.  Police were dispatched to the 4500 block of 83rd on reports of a toddler who wasn’t breathing. 

When officers arrived, they found a 13 month-old female was deceased. 

The child was in the care of an in-home daycare provider at the time of her death. 

Officer Randy PEterson with the Urbandale Police Department said, “It’s still pending our investigation, if there was any kind of assault or anything like that that led to this child’s death or was it just a simple accident or SIDS case, that’s still being reviewed at this point”

The death is under investigation. 


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