Jerome Deputies Continue Investigation Into Baby’s Death


By Paul Johnson

Jerome, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) - The Jerome County Sheriff’s office has few new details following the discovery of a baby that was found dead Tuesday afternoon in Hazelton. Authorities say they were called to a home in the city on the report of a deceased male infant. The home is located on the corner of 2nd and Lenz streets. The Jerome County Sheriff’s office was assisted by officers from the Idaho State Police and the Twin Falls Police department.
According to authorities from Jerome, a cause of death has not yet been determined. An autopsy has been requested from the Ada County Medical Examiner’s Office. The Jerome County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the death.

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