Missing Montgomery toddler found Monday night dies

Published: Nov. 21, 2022 at 7:00 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 22, 2022 at 4:39 PM CST
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A missing toddler who was found unresponsive Monday evening has died, the Montgomery Police Department has confirmed.

The child has since been identified as 3-year-old Demetrius Bibb, of Montgomery.

Police Sgt. Tina McGriff said officers and fire medics responded to a missing person call in the 1800 block of Astrid Place West around 4:10 p.m. Monday. First responders began a search for the child and ultimately found him unresponsive. The exact location where the child was found was not released, but it was in the same block as the initial call.

Demetrius was transported to an area hospital for treatment but later died from injuries.

Police have not released a cause of death or any details on what injuries Demetrius suffered, confirming only that a death investigation is underway.

Sign up for the WSFA Newsletter and get the latest local news and breaking alerts in your email!