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South Caicos Baby Brain Dead, Investigation Launched

South Caicos baby brain dead but still on life support and government through its Social Services Dept and the Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Association (CAAPA) are monitoring the case. No reason is explained we understand by the mother for the child just slipping into a comatose state sometime on Sunday… the child was airlifted to Providenciales and is on life support at Cheshire Hall Medical Center, where Interhealth Canada says they are offering support to the family.

“Medical staff at the Cheshire Hall Medical Centre has not and will not remove life support from the two year old child without proper authority by the next of kin. The mother is scheduled to meet with our paediatrician today, September 5th, 2014. We have been in constant contact with both parents and immediate family. This is a sad situation and our team at the Cheshire Hall Medical Centre will continue to provide support to all family members involved”.

PTV News Watch reports that the father has not left the bedside of that little girl; This is a very delicate matter which authorities are handling with the utmost care but there has been an intense investigation launched also involving the Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Unit of the Royal Turks and Caicos Police Force.

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