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Two arrested and booked with second degree murder in toddler's death

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Posted at 8:11 AM, Sep 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-19 09:18:41-04

Lafayette Parish Sheriff's said two adults have been arrested for the death of a 1-year-old.

Deputies responded to the 100 block of Willie Mae Lane on Saturday, September 17, 2022 around 10:30 a.m.

When deputies arrived the child was found unresponsive and transported to a local hospital where they later died.

Dillon Cormier, 29, and Deziree Suttoon, 23, were booked with second degree murder and cruelty to juveniles, deputies said.

The investigation is ongoing.