Bakersfield police investigating baby death


The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating the death of a baby.

On August 24, 19-month-old A-Mylah Whitfield arrived to Adventist Health Bakersfield and was unresponsive, according to Kern County coroner.

Lifesaving measures were taken and Whitfield was transported to Bakersfield Memorial Hospital where she was pronounced dead the next day, Kern County coroner reported.

The investigation is ongoing, and an autopsy is pending to determine the cause and manner of death.

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