WESTCHESTER (CBS) — Coroner’s officials Saturday released the identity of a 4-year-old girl who was found dead earlier this week in her Westchester apartment.
The child, identified as Miriah Cobb, was found unresponsive inside a closet of a back bedroom of an apartment in the 8600 block of Belford Avenue.
Police said that a call came in around 11:30 a.m. Thursday.
According to coroner’s officials, Cobb’s cause of death is pending toxicology tests.
Sources for CBS2/KCAL9 say the child was found hanged inside the closet and residents of the Carmel Apartments apparently heard the same.
Investigators believe the incident is a tragic accident, but an investigation is ongoing.