Deputies investigate death of a 5-year-old Lakewood girl
Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a 5-year-old Lakewood girl.
Authorities were called to a home in the 11500 block of Renville Street shortly before 2:30 a.m. Thursday, Sheriff’s Deputy Guillermina Saldana said.
The child was taken to a hospital with unspecified injuries and was later pronounced dead, Saldana said.
No other details were immediately released.
Saldana said the investigation by homicide detectives was routine and did not say whether there was cause to suspect foul play.
-- Kate Linthicum