Police said an 8-year-old child from Sheboygan Falls died as a result of strangling.
FALLS OF SHEBOYGAN — Police reported Saturday that an 8-year-old Sheboygan Falls kid who was hospitalized earlier this week after being allegedly attacked by his mother has died.
Strangulation appears to be the cause of death, according to Sheboygan Falls Police Chief Eric Miller. According to Miller, an autopsy will be performed later this week.
The incident occurred on Wednesday, according to authorities. The boy’s mother was rushed to the hospital with self-inflicted injuries the same day. On Friday, she was arrested and put into the Sheboygan County Jail.
The Sheboygan County District Attorney’s Office has been notified of the incident.
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