DCFS investigating death of Blue Island infant
October 27, 2013 7:24PM
Updated: December 1, 2013 7:05AM
The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the death Saturday of a 7-month-old boy from Blue Island.
Oliver Johnson was found unresponsive at his home in the 2300 block of West 122nd Street, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Johnson was pronounced dead at Metro South Medical Center in Blue Island at 9:21 a.m., according to the medical examiner’s office.
DCFS is investigation allegations of neglect against the father of the boy, spokeswoman Karen Hawkins said.
DCFS has no prior history with the family, Hawkins said. It was not immediately known if other children were in the home.
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