Crow Wing County Sheriff Scott Goddard reported that on Nov. 12, 2019 at approximately 2 p.m., his office received a call about an infant who was unresponsive at a day care located on the 6500 block of Wetherbee Rd. in Brainerd.
Deputies responded to the scene along with the Minnesota State Patrol and North Ambulance. Upon arrival of first responders, the infant was transported by North Ambulance to Essentia E.R. where the infant was pronounced dead.
The infant has been identified as Zander Miller, nine months old, from Brainerd. The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Investigation unit, along with Crow wing County Social Services and the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office, are currently investigating the case.
The day care license has been suspended pending the investigation. Upon completion of the investigation, all reports will be forwarded to the Crow Wing County Attorney’s Office which is standard protocol.