Body of six-year-old boy claimed after 8 days

WNYT Staff
Updated: February 21, 2020 10:58 AM
Created: February 21, 2020 05:11 AM

Troy police say the body of six-year-old Devante Paul has been claimed.

Paul was found unresponsive in a bathtub in Troy on February 11. Police say Paul’s body was unclaimed for eight days in the morgue.


Police now say drowning is not believed to be what killed the six-year-old.    

Right now, the death is considered suspicious, and police are continuing their investigation.

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