Infant dies after medical emergency at Sarasota day care facility

Infant dies after medical emergency at Sarasota day care facility
Police were on the scene of a medical emergency at a Sarasota day care center Thursday afternoon. (Source: Sarasota Police Department)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The 3-month-old boy hospitalized after a medical emergency Thursday at a Sarasota child care facility has died, Sarasota police said Friday.

Police and rescue crews were called to the Beautiful Blessings child care center in the 1600 block of Tenth Street at about 4 p.m. Thursday.

The infant was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital while detectives and patrol officers worked to collect evidence and interview witnesses, police say.

Detectives are continuing to speak with employees of the child care facility, police said Friday. Anyone with any information regarding this case is asked to call the Sarasota Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 941-263-6070.

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