NYPD: 4-month-old girl found dead in Jackson Heights home

Police are investigating the death of a 4-month-old girl who was found unconcious in her Jackson Heights home Monday. EMS transported the child to Elmhust Hospital Center where she was pronounced dead.
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By Bill Parry

JACKSON HEIGHTS — The NYPD is investigating the death of a 4-month-old baby girl in Jackson Heights. Police, responding to a 911 call around 10:50 a.m. Monday, discovered the little girl unconscious inside her family’s home on 35th Avenue. Zeyrep Kocaman was unresponsive with no obvious signs of trauma, police said.

The baby was transported by EMS to Elmhurst Hospital Center, where she was pronounced dead, according to the NYPD. The New York City medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

— Bill Parry

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