St. Louis County Police are investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy as a homicide.
Officers found Cayden Carson unresponsive in the 5600 block of Helen Avenue around 10:10 p.m. Sunday. He was immediately taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
Police said they were originally called to the home for a sick case.
The incident was initially investigated as a suspicious death but has now been reclassified as a homicide.
St. Louis County Police Department's Bureau of Crimes Against Persons is investigating.
Please contact the St. Louis County Police Department at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477 if you have any information regarding the incident.