According to a statement from the sheriff's department, deputies received a 911 call at 11:19 a.m. Tuesday requesting assistance for a baby that wasn't breathing in the 1200 block of Fremont Road.
Dispatchers gave the caller CPR instructions and resuscitation was attempted until an ambulance arrived.
North Central EMS and Bay Township EMS responded and took the baby to Magruder Hospital in Port Clinton where the infant was pronounced dead.
Detectives were called to the hospital to investigate. The baby has been sent to Lucas County for an autopsy.
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