Sheriff investigates death of Ford Heights infant
Sun-Times Media September 21, 2013 5:20PM
Updated: September 21, 2013 9:34PM
FORD HEIGHTS — The Cook County sheriff’s office is investigating the death Friday of a 6-month-old girl from Ford Heights.
Raniyh Butler was found unresponsive at her home in the 1400 block of Park Lane about 12:30 p.m., after deputies received a call from the child’s grandmother, according to the sheriff’s office.
Raniyh was pronounced dead at St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights at 1:11 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
The state Department of Children and Family Services was not immediately available for comment.
An autopsy was scheduled for Saturday.