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A 3-year-old Queens girl died Monday after the NYPD said she was found inside an apartment building unconscious
The girl had signs of abuse and the girl’s mother and stepfather are both being questioned by the NYPD, according to law enforcement sources
No arrests have been made in the case and the investigation is ongoing
Police are investigating the death of a 3-year-old Queens girl who was found unconscious in a Queens apartment building Monday night with signs of abuse, according to law enforcement sources familiar with the investigation.
The child died after her mother and grandmother arrived at their home on Beach 105th Street in Rockaway Beach and discovered she wasn’t breathing, the sources said.
The girl’s stepfather performed CPR on the child, according to the sources, and someone in the family dialed 911.
She was pronounced dead on arrival at an area hospital, the NYPD said. Sources say there were signs that she may have been abused.
The girl’s mother and stepfather are both being questioned by the NYPD, according to the sources. Another child was in the apartment at the time.
The name of the child has not been released.
No arrests have been made in the case and the investigation is ongoing.
Source : Nbcnewyork