Authorities said a 4-month-old may have been suffocated by the family’s Florida puppy.
Little Raelynn Larrison was found unconscious by her father, who noticed the pup resting on top of her at around 7 PM. At their home in Dayton, the baby’s father called 911 and told the messengers, “The pup was lying on her and I just noticed it,” according to the recording of the call obtained by the port.
“She is not breathing. My child is not breathing,” the father continued,
Raylene was taken to Dayton Children’s Hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police are investigating the cause of death.
Family members seeking funeral expenses on GoFundMe described the death as “an unexpected tragedy”.