The RCMP in Sheshatshiu is investigating the death of an infant in that Labrador community Tuesday.
According to a news release from the police, an infant was brought to the Labrador Grenfell Health Centre in Happy Valley-Goose Bay from Sheshatshiu. The infant died later the same day.
The RCMP said the cause of death is under investigation and remains unclear at this point.
Investigators from the RCMP major crime unit, Labrador district RCMP general investigation section and Sheshatshiu detachment are assisting the chief medical examiner in determining the cause and manner of death.