Police: 3-month-old baby dies; no criminal activity suspected

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News 12 Interactive (10/18/15)

BROOKLYN - Police say a 3-month-old baby died Sunday morning at an apartment on Jefferson Street.

According to police, the baby's mother put the baby in bed with her and accidentally rolled on him.

They say no criminality is suspected.

The Center for Disease Control says Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, also known as SIDS, can sometimes be avoided by not sleeping in the same bed as an infant.

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