Foul play ruled out in death of Atwood toddler
Police do not expect to lay charges in connection with the death of a toddler at a home in Atwood, south of Listowel.
Emergency personnel were called to a residence on Main Street early Monday morning, in response to a call about a child being seriously injured while falling down some stairs.
The 22-month-old boy was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
According to Perth County OPP, police investigation and forensic testing on the child have led detectives to the conclusion that there was no foul play involved in the child’s death.