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Columbus police investigate death of 3-year-old boy on Oakview Ave.

One person was killed in Algiers near the Behrman area overnight on Oct. 1.
One person was killed in Algiers near the Behrman area overnight on Oct. 1.(NOPD)
Updated: May. 17, 2021 at 4:29 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department is investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy.

According to Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan, the baby was pronounced dead at 8:45 a.m. in the 1000 block of Oakview Avenue.

Coroner Buddy Bryan suspects foul play. However, Columbus Police Chief of Staff, Katina Williams, says the police department has no reason to suspect foul play.

The baby’s body was sent for an autopsy Tuesday morning in Atlanta.

Stay with News Leader 9 as this is a developing story.

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