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Death of 3-year-old under investigation in Shallotte

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The child, whose identity has not been released, was sent to Jacksonville for an autopsy. The child, whose identity has not been released, was sent to Jacksonville for an autopsy.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Two law enforcement agencies in Brunswick County are looking into the "suspicious" death of a 3-year-old child.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is assisting the Shallotte Police Department to investigate the incident. The child, whose identity has not been released, was sent to Jacksonville for an autopsy, according to Sheriff's Office spokesperson Del Routh.

Little details are known at this time. Stick with WECT.com for more information on this developing story.

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