Child Death

Canton, Cherokee County GA. August 16, 2010 - Cherokee Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the Souls Harbor Word of Faith Church Sunday at approximately 5:30pm in reference to a child found not breathing in a car. The 3 year old female was pronounced dead after being transported to Northside Cherokee Hospital.

Witnesses explained that the victim’s father and 4 daughters were at the church for band practice. When band practice ended it was discovered that the youngest daughter was not in the church. She was discovered by one of her sisters in the family van.

Although no foul play is suspected, the incident remains under investigation.




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