Edmonton police investigating death of two-year-old as homicide

EDMONTON — Police in Edmonton say they are investigating the death of a toddler as a homicide.

Officers were called to a home in the southeast part of the city on Dec. 6.

They say a two-year-old boy was taken to hospital but later died of injuries.

An autopsy ruled his death was a homicide.

Police would not release the cause of the child's death.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 18, 2020.

The Canadian Press