Edmonton police investigating death of two-year-old as homicide

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EDMONTON — Police in Edmonton say they are investigating the death of a toddler as a homicide.

Officers were called to a home in the southeast part of the city on Dec. 6.

They say a two-year-old boy was taken to hospital but later died of injuries.

An autopsy ruled his death was a homicide.

Police would not release the cause of the child’s death.