TROY, NY - A 21-month-old male infant was found deceased at the Griswold Heights apartments in Troy on Saturday night.
Police say the body was discovered in Apartment #35, Building 4.
The mother of the infant left her child with a caretaker earlier in the day. When the mother arrived at the apartment at approximately 7:45 P.M., she discovered the child alone and the caretaker not present.
The mother contacted emergency personnel based on observations of the child's physical state. EMS responded and notified the Troy Police Department.
According to Capt. Cooney of the Troy Police Department, the caretaker was found walking around after the child had been found deceased by the mother.
An autopsy has been scheduled at Albany Medical Center for Sunday morning. As of now, this case has not yet been deteremined to be criminal in nature. No charges have been made at this time.
The incident is under investigation. Stay tuned with News10.com for updates.