Authorities are investigating the death of a young child in Tioga County.

According to New York State Police, an eight-month-old girl died in the Town of Tioga.

A statement issued Sunday indicated one person had been taken into custody as a result of the investigation.

More information about the infant's death is to be released Monday.

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