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Toddler found dead in Norwood

The body of a deceased toddler was found Tuesday afternoon in Norwood.

According to Norwood Police Chief James Wilson, law enforcement officials received a 911 call at approximately 1:30 p.m. The cause of death was still undetermined, but Wilson said the investigation was ongoing and included members of the State Bureau of Investigation.

Wilson said the body of the toddler had been transported to the local medical examiner’s office. He expected to have a preliminary report on the cause of death possibly later Wednesday.

About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio was the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press from 1999-2001 and has currently served in the same capacity since 2008. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also been honored twice by the North Carolina Press Association.

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