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Investigators awaiting autopsy results after girl, 6, found dead in South City

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Police car in the 3600 block of Arkansas Monday night (Credit: KMOV) Police car in the 3600 block of Arkansas Monday night (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Officials are awaiting the results of an autopsy after a 6-year-old was found dead in the Gravois Park neighborhood Monday night.

The girl was found lifeless by her mother in the 3600 block of Arkansas around 10:30 p.m. She was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Police said there were no signs of trauma and the death appears medically related but child abuse investigators were called to the scene pending the results of an autopsy.

No other details have been released.

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