According to Ville Platte Police Chief Neal Lartigue a 3-year-old was found dead this afternoon after being left in a hot car. Police says the child's mother works at the Heritage Manor of Ville Platte nursing home where the toddler was found in her car. Police say they responded to a call around 2 pm today. We are told that state police are assisting with this investigation. No other details were available.
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