On Thursday at about 3:15 a.m., deputies were sent to a home in the 120 block of Harding Avenue regarding a child not breathing.
Deputies said they found 5-month-old Chloe Marie Webb not breathing.
The Webb was taken to Bakersfield Memorial Hospital by ambulance where she was pronounced dead a short time later.
Sheriff’s detectives initiated an investigation per protocol.
The death does not appear suspicious.
An autopsy is scheduled to determine the manner and cause of death.