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Copy-Coroner: 3-month-old boy was smothered to death in Kentucky

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WEST BUECHEL, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky county coroner says a three-month-old baby boy died from being smothered.

According to The Courier-Journal ( ), the Jefferson County Coroner's office revealed how Lucas Paez Cruz died Thursday at a West Buechel home.

Louisville Metro Police Department spokesman Dwight Mitchell said West Buechel police responded Thursday to a report of an infant "unconscious and not breathing."

Mitchell says Louisville police are assisting West Buechel police because they have a more experienced investigative unit.

Mitchell says no one is in custody while detectives investigate to see exactly what happened.

Information from: The Courier-Journal,

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