Baby dead after stabbed, placed in oven and baked; one in custody

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One person is in custody after a baby was stabbed then placed into an oven and baked.

WTVA reported it happened Monday night in Bolivar County, Mississippi.

Investigators were called the the residence along Martin Luther King Drive at about 7 p.m.

The Bolivar County Sheriff said the baby died after it was stabbed, placed into an oven and baked. The age of the baby was not given and it's not clear at what time the crime actually happened.

The suspect, nor their relationship to the baby, is being released. The suspect was taken into custody and is being at at the Bolivar County Regional Correctional Facility.

The Bolivar County Sheriff's Office, the Mississippi Bureau pf Investigation and State Crime Lab.

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