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15-month-old dies after being found unresponsive in bathtub

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Police in Torrington are investigating the death of a 15-month-old found unresponsive in a bathtub.

It happened inside the home on South Main Street

Neighbor Dayna Riedl says she baby-sat the baby three times a week, but says his mother's boyfriend was looking after him Tuesday.

According to police, when she arrived home, the child was unresponsive in the bathtub. The baby was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Police say they haven't been called to any other major incidents at this home, and no one is in custody at this time as they continue to investigate.

An autopsy of the baby is scheduled for today.

State police have been called in to assist with the investigation.

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