Child found dead in Knoxville home

Child found dead in Knoxville home

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Officers were called to a home on Cox Street around 12:30 p.m. after receiving a report an infant was not breathing and was unresponsive. Officers were called to a home on Cox Street around 12:30 p.m. after receiving a report an infant was not breathing and was unresponsive.

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - Authorities are working to find out how an infant died Sunday in Knoxville.

Officers were called to a home on Cox Street around 12:30 p.m. after receiving a report an infant was not breathing and was unresponsive. 

Ten-month-old Nevaeh Campbell was the child of Chelsey Tyree, 21, and Jason Campbell, 35.

Knoxville Police Dept. spokesman Darrell DeBusk said Monday the investigation is continuing, but there were no obvious signs of foul play on the body.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death. 

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