One-month-old Mojave infant found dead in home

Autopsy scheduled for later this week

MOJAVE, Calif. - An autopsy is scheduled for an infant who was found dead at his home this weekend.

On Sunday, April 28, at about 9 a.m., deputies with the Kern County Sheriff's Office went to the 15000 block of L Street in Mojave regarding an unresponsive infant, later identified as Rodgers Kirksey.

When deputies arrived on scene, they said one-month-old Kirksey was dead in his home.

Officials said an autopsy will be performed later this week to determine cause and manner of death.

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