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Autopsy lists several injuries to Kannapolis baby
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Mecklenburg County Medical Examiner s Office has concluded an autopsy on a 15-month-old girl from Kannapolis.
Malaya Faith Heun died at CMC Main in January following an assault, according to Kannapolis Police.
Malaya s death has been determined to be septic shock following blunt force trauma to the abdomen.
The report lists several injuries including clavicle and rib fractures, some bruising on her head and hemorrhaging. The examiner said there were not any signs of sexual abuse.
However, there are signs of repeated trauma, according to the report.
Officials say Malaya was in the care of her aunt and aunt s boyfriend when she became unresponsive on January 19. She was admitted to CMC Kannapolis before being airlifted to Charlotte.
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