An investigation into the March death of an infant in West Baltimore has been opened, police said Monday.
Baltimore Police were dispatched to a home in the 1800 block of West Lombard Street on March 1, 2022 at 11:42 a.m. for a report of an unresponsive infant. The infant, 6-month-old Legacy Bell, was pronounced dead on the scene by medics, police said.
Bell’s body was then taken to the medical examiner, and her death was ruled a homicide caused by blunt force trauma.
The death was initially considered a questionable death, BPD spokesperson Niki Fennoy said. Once the medical examiner determined the cause of death, it was then ruled a homicide.
People with information on this case are encouraged to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.