California City police are investigating the Friday morning death of an 8-week-old baby.

Christopher Jamond Slang was found unresponsive and not breathing in the 7500 block if Walpole Avenue in California City, according to a Kern County Sheriff's Department Coroner Section news release. He was taken to Antelope Valley Hospital where he died at 7:09 a.m.

An autopsy is set for Monday to determine what caused the baby's death.

-- The Californian