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Police: 1-Year-Old Baby Dies of Blunt Force Trauma in D.C.

May 18, 2018

By Erin Thibeau

Police say 1-year-old baby died on Wednesday night in Southeast D.C., WUSA 9 reports. The death has been ruled a homicide. 

At around 7 p.m. on May 16, Carter Sanders was found unresponsive at a home in the 4700 block of Benning Road, Southeast. The baby later died at a nearby hospital of multiple blunt force injuries, police say.

Anyone who has information on the case should call 202-727-9099. Or, submit anonymous information to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 50411.

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