Tuesday, July 1, 2014. ORANGE WALK BUREAU Reporting: There is another heartbreaking story of the death of an infant in the north.
19 month old Melissa Melani Cabanas died on Sunday at her home on the Palmar Road, Orange Walk and it is believed that the child ingested some kind of medication.
Police say that the girl’s father Edmund Cabanas reported the incident on Monday and authorities are awaiting the results of a post mortem examination before proceeding with the investigation.
According to reports, the child was in the company of her parents, when she started to tremble.
The parents rushed the little girl to the emergency room but doctors at the Northern Regional Hospital pronounced her dead on arrival at the facility.
The results of the post mortem examination are expected on Wednesday at which time, the police will know how to proceed with their investigation.
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