13 year old charged in the death of a 2 year old child

YORKVILLE, N.Y. (WKTV) - Police have arrested a 13 year old in connection with the death of a two year old Yorkville girl.

New York State Police and the Village of Yorkville Police Department were caled to investigate the death of a two year old child in the Village of Yorkville on Saturday. That led to the arrest of the juvenile, who was charged with 2nd Degree Manslaughter. Melissa Calhoun, 2, was pronounced dead at a home on the 1200 block of Ney Avenue in Yorkville. An autopsy is scheduled for Sunday.

The juvenile was transported to a detention facility and the case was forwarded to Family Court. The name of the person charged has not been released.

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