Authorities investigating after toddler was found dead inside a vehicle in west Shreveport

Shreveport, LA – According to the Shreveport Police Department, the toddler was found right before 3 p.m. Thursday.

Shreveport Police Department officers responded to the Forest Estates mobile home park in the 6200 block of Bert Kouns Industrial Loop.

The responding officers found the infant dead inside the car.

Authorities believe the infant’s death is heat-related.

This incident remains under investigation.

This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.