15-month-old found unresponsive in an Altoona alley

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ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — A missing 15-month-old child from Altoona was found unresponsive in an alley over the weekend.

Altoona police were dispatched around 3:30 a.m. Sunday for a report of a missing child near the 800-block of Lexington Ave., where the child was later found in an alley.

According to Randy Feathers, an investigator with the DA’s office, the child’s injuries were criminal in nature, and did not appear to be accidental.

The child was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital.

Altoona police and the Blair County District Attorney’s Office are investigating the incident.

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