Published: April 2, 2021


A DEATH INVESTIGATION IS UNDERWAY IN FLORENCE AFTER OFFICERS WERE CALLED TO A RESIDENCE ON SOUTH ORLEANS STREET THURSDAY TO ASSIST EMS. ACCORDING TO A PRESS RELEASE, POLICE RESPONDED AROUND 12:45 TO ASSIST MEDICAL PERSONNEL. UPON THEIR ARRIVAL THEY LOCATED A DECEASED INFANT AT THE HOME. INVESTIGATORS WERE CALLED TO THE SCENE AND BEGAN AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE UNTIMELY DEATH. AS PART OF THE INVESTIGATION AN AUTOPSY WILL BE CONDUCTED. THIS REMAINS AN ACTIVE AND ON GOING INVESTIGATION. NO FURTHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.