Medical Examiner: toddler found in ditch died accidentally
FLORIDA CITY, Fla. (WSVN) -- Investigators are calling the mysterious death of the toddler, who was found deceased in a ditch in Florida City, accidental.
According to detectives, the Miami-Dade Medical Examiner's Office has completed the autopsy on 1-year-old Mariah Neveah Johnson. Although they did not give an exact cause of death it has been classified as an accident.
However, police continue to investigate to determine what exactly led to her death.
Johnson, who was a week shy of turning 2, was found dead in a ditch Saturday just south of Palm Drive and Ninth Avenue, near her mother's home. According to relatives, the girl was being watched by her mother's boyfriend when she went missing.
No arrests have been made.
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