3-year-old girl found unresponsive in Taft identified

Cause of death pending further studies

TAFT, Calif. - A three-year-old has been identified in what the police chief called a 'suspicious' death.

On August 19, officers with the Taft Police Department went to the 300 block of San Emidio Street in Taft, regarding an unresponsive toddler. 

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When officers arrived, they tried to revive the three-year-old, identified as Kylie Rose Richards, but were unsuccessful. Firefighters and paramedics also tried to revive the girl but were also unsuccessful, according to reports.

After completing a postmortem examination, the coroner said the cause of death is pending further studies.


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