Infant dead, man behind bars in Chattanooga


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Chattanooga Police say that a man is charged in the death of a 4 week old.

Police say that they were called to Raulston Street around 11 am Monday.

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They say that CPD Officers found a baby receiving CPR and EMS responded.

The baby was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Investigators determined that the incident happened on East 27th St.

The suspect, Ivan Dunton, is charged with Criminal Homicide and Aggravated Child Abuse.

CPD encourages anyone with information about this incident to call the Homicide Tip Line at (423) 643-5100. Callers can remain anonymous.