(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Fremont County Sheriff’s and Coroner’s offices are investigating the death of a six-month old child, found dead in a home in Riverton early on New Year’s Morning.
Chief Deputy Coroner Mark Stratmoen identified the infant as Nova Rose Hocking. Stratmoen said the infant’s body is scheduled for an autopsy in Colorado today in an effort to determine a cause of death. “There is nothing suspicious indicated in the death,” he said. “It is standard procedure when we have someone this young to conduct an autopsy.”