Child's death labeled as 'suspicious'

WNYT Staff
Updated: February 17, 2020 11:53 AM
Created: February 17, 2020 09:34 AM

Police in the Collar City are calling the death of a 6-year-old boy suspicious.     

Devante Paul was found last weekend unresponsive in a bathtub in his home on 5th Avenue.    


Troy police were first called there by the child's mother.    

He was eventually taken to Albany Medical Center in critical condition. Police say Devante passed away Wednesday morning.

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