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Police investigating death of 4-month-old in Pinckneyville 

by Aaron Price
by Aaron Price

Updated 6/17/2022 | 3:31 p.m.

PINCKNEYVILLE - Illinois State Police Zone 7 Investigations are currently investigating the death of a 4-month-old male from Pinckneyville, IL.

They were first requested to investigate the incident on Sunday June 12, 2022 after serious injuries were reported to the 4-month-old male.

The male was eventually transferred to St. Louis hospital where he later died. An autopsy was performed today and results are pending.

The ISP is being assisted by PPD and the St. Louis City Medical Examiner's Office in this open and on-going investigation. No further information will be released at this time.

A family member confirms to us that the baby's name is Ocean Wayne Hutchings, and he succumbed to his injuries on Tuesday at Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis.

This is a developing story. Stay tuned for updates.

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