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Death of Fayetteville 3-year-old under investigation

Posted November 30, 2012 3:23 p.m. EST

— The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said Friday that a 3-year-old girl was found dead in a Fayetteville home.

First Responders were called to a home at 6441 Emu Drive shortly after 10:30 a.m. after the girl's mother found her unresponsive in a bathtub, authorities said.

The girl’s body will be sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy, and deputies were investigating her death.

No other details were released.