SUNNYSIDE—The death of a 5-month-old has been ruled a homicide, according the medical examiner’s office.
Police responded to a call of an unconscious infant Saturday at 8 a.m. When officers arrived at 39-20 Greenpoint Ave., they discovered 5-month-old Alaila Baque unconscious and unresponsive, police said.
She was taken to Elmhurst General Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
The medical examiner’s Office has deemed Baque’s death a homicide.
Police have questioned the parents and the investigation was continuing.