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Auburn death investigation: 2-year-old dies on Saturday

Auburn police are investigating the Saturday death of a 2-year-old boy, reports state.

Officers and medical personnel went to the Auburn University Hotel & Conference Center about the unresponsive child. When they arrived, they discovered that the boy had been sleeping in a bed with a parent when he was found to have no signs of life, police said.

Lee County Deputy Coroner Gene Manning arrived and pronounced the child dead at 9:30 a.m. CDT.

The cause of death is unknown, though no foul play is suspected, police said.

The case remains under investigation.

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