Police investigating infant death

Posted at 11:59 AM, Dec 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-12 11:59:45-05

Amherst Police are looking into a report of a six-week-old infant who died on or around Saturday.

Police responded to the Lockwood Villas at Dodge and Sweethome Roads on Saturday, December 10, at which time the baby was taken to the hospital but was pronounced dead.

The child's mother was taken to Erie County Medical Center for a mental health evaluation.

Police have no further information or suspects at this time. This is an ongoing investigation.