Coroner releases identity, cause of death of 1-year-old found unresponsive in apartment

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The Clark County Coroner’s Office has identified the child found dead in an apartment complex in central Las Vegas last week.

The coroner said 1-year-old Jaiden Michael Stewart died from blunt force trauma.

Detectives with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department investigated the death of the child last Tuesday.  Metro Police said it received a call just after 9:20 a.m. about an unresponsive child in an apartment located in the 700 block of E. Twain Avenue, near Swenson Street.

The child was transported to Sunrise Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said. 

Metro Police’s Abuse and Neglect Department are investigating the case.

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