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Comanche County Sheriff’s Department investigating death of 3-year-old girl

Published: Jan. 3, 2019 at 8:57 PM CST
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COMANCHE COUNTY, OK (RNN Texoma) - The Comanche County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a three-year-old girl’s death.

Sheriff Kenny Stradley tells 7News that authorities got a call this afternoon that the child was not conscious, but breathing, at a home near Lake Lawtonka.

First responders performed CPR, but Stradley says the girl later died after being taken to a hospital.

Deputies are now looking into what happened and they've taken the girl's mother and father into custody for criminal child neglect that resulted in death.

The sheriff says there were six other children in the home.

All but one have been placed in DHS custody.

You can count on 7News to keep you updated as new details are released.

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