Deputies Investigaing A Toddlers Death In Raleigh County


LESTER, WV (WOAY) – The Raleigh County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of a toddler.

According to deputies, the toddler is from the Lester area.  Right now, there is no evidence of foul play; however, the investigation is ongoing.

The Sheriff’s Department will not release the family or the victim’s name.

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