While details are still incredibly slim, the Lower Mainland’s Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) confirmed in a pair of tweets that they have taken over an investigation into the death of an infant in Maple Ridge.
IHIT sent out its first tweet in relation to the incident, late Thursday afternoon.
IHIT has taken conduct of an investigation into the death of an infant. There are no further updates at this time and no media availability.
— IHIT (@HomicideTeam) June 29, 2017
On Friday morning, IHIT offered an update of sorts, but still remained guarded on the circumstances and details surrounding the case.
In regards to the death of an infant in Maple Ridge, there are no further updates at this time.
— IHIT (@HomicideTeam) June 30, 2017
As of Friday afternoon, no further details or information had been provided.