NANTICOKE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — State police have identified the one-month-old girl that was found dead inside a Nanticoke home, Monday.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, around 10:00 a.m. Monday troopers were called to assist the Nanticoke City Police Department with a death investigation at 167 West Green Street.
PSP states the victim, Avaya Jade Rasmus-Alberto, born September 22, was found dead in her bassinet.
PSP Wilkes-Barre along with the Luzerne County Detectives unit is conducting an investigation into the death.
Anyone with information is asked to contact PSP Wilkes-Barre at 570-821-4110.