McLennan County, TX — The McLennan County Sheriff's office is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a five-year-old early Thursday morning.
Deputies were sent to a house on Theresa Lane, near Moody, around 6 a.m. Thursday. The child's mother had called for help. Upon officers' arrival the child was taken to a local hospital where the child was pronounced dead. An autopsy has been ordered, but authorities don't suspect foul play at this time.
Officials believe health issues contributed to the child's death.