Police find mother dead, baby alive in Shiloh apartment - KMOV.com

Police find mother dead, baby alive in Shiloh apartment

SHILOH (KMOV)- Shiloh police are investigating after finding a mother dead with her infant alive in a crib.

Authorities say police were called to the 2300 block of Rockwood around 10 p.m. Saturday for a well being check.

Police found the body of Kristal Patton, 25, and her 7 week old infant alive in a crib.

Authorities say Patton died 48 to 72 hours prior.

The infant was transferred to Children's Hospital in stable condition.

The cause of death has not been determined and is pending a toxicology report.

There was no indication of foul play.

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