Investigators classify child’s death as homicide

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(COLUMBUS) WCMH — The “suspicious” death of a 4-year old boy on the 1000 block of Geers Avenue this week has been ruled a homicide.

Columbus police responded to a call of an unresponsive child on Wednesday around 5 a.m.

The child was transported to Nationwide Children’s Hospital and was pronounced dead at 6:05 a.m.

“Due to the nature of the injuries, this death is being investigated as a homicide,” according to a CPD release.

Police continue to investigate and have not yet filed charges.

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