Old Saybrook Police investigating ‘suspicious death’ of infant

OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (WTNH) — The death of an infant at the Econo Lodge Inn and Suites is now being investigated by Old Saybrook Police.

Officers were called to the hotel early Saturday afternoon on the report of an unresponsive 14-month-old infant. The child was taken to Middlesex Medical Center Shoreline and later was transported to Yale-New Haven Hospital. The 14-month-old succumbed to its injuries Sunday night.

Police did not provide information as to what injuries the child sustained.

Police searched one of the hotel rooms and seized items that will be submitted for forensic examination.