Death of 1-year-old in Rhawnhurst under investigation

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image wpvi"><span>WPVI</span></div><span class="caption-text">Police are investigating the death of a 1-year-old child in Northeast Philadelphia.</span></div>
Police are investigating the death of a 1-year-old child in Northeast Philadelphia.

Officers were called around 8 a.m. Saturday to the 2000 block of Glendale Avenue in the city's Rhawnhurst section.

When they arrived they were told the child became unresponsive while eating, and died a few moments later.

At this time, police say there is nothing indicating that the circumstances surrounding the death are suspicious. However, an autopsy will be performed.
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