Suspect arrested, charged with homicide after children left at local hospital
MT. PLEASANT, Mich. (WNEM) - Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Police announced a suspect is in custody after a multi-jurisdictional investigation to identify the parents of two children left at a local hospital.
Mt. Pleasant Police officers responded to a call Nov. 5 at 12:45 a.m. after receiving reports a 15 to 18-month-old boy and a four to six-month-old girl was found unaccompanied.
Investigators said that leads led the investigation to a home within the boundaries of the Isabella Indian Reservation where a woman was found dead.
Police said the investigation led to the development of a suspect. The suspect was taken into custody in Saginaw.
The investigation is ongoing. The suspect is being held on a homicide charge.
The Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Police were assisted by the FBI, BIA, ATF, Michigan State Police, the Isabella County Sheriff’s Office, Mt. Pleasant Police Department, MINT and MMR.
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