A Micoud family is still reeling from the unexpected death of a one-and-a-half year-old baby at Desruisseaux, Micoud over the weekend.
Oniel Naitram died on Saturday morning (June 14).
His uncle, Cuthbert Alphonse told Saint Lucia News Online (SNO) that according to his sister, the baby’s mother, the toddler went to sleep on Friday night and did not wake up the following morning.
Alphonse told SNO that the baby had not been ill and was playing with his siblings the night before he died.
“They called me at 4:30 [in the morning] and tell me the child passed away,” Alphonse told SNO.
He said the his sister is distraught about her son’s death.
Alphonse said, so far, medical practitioners have not yet given word as to the cause of death.
Police are investigating.