Benton police investigate infant death

Benton police are investigating the death of an infant.

According to Benton police the infant was found to be unresponsive at a home at 1205 North Shady Lane. The child was reportedly taken to Saline Memorial Hospital where the child was declared dead. Benton police say considerable resources are being devoted to the case because of the seriousness of the case. Anyone with information is asked to call Benton police.