Oconee Sheriff’s Department is investigating the death of a 7 month old Fair Play child. The infant, Amy Genesis Stashluck, of 78 Isbell Road, Fair Play was pronounced dead Monday night at the pediatric ICU at Greenville Memorial Hospital. According to a release from the Oconee County Coroner’s office, the medical assessment of physicians at Greenville Memorial found the child to have sustained a non-accidental head injury.
The Coroner’s office says the child was admitted to Greenville Memorial Hosptial early Sunday morning after being air lifted to the hospital. EMS had been called early Sunday morning to a residence at 251 Hicks Lane in Seneca, in response to a “child not breathing.” The location is reported to be the residence of an Aunt & Uncle.
The Oconee Sheriff’s Department is treating the case as a homicide by child abuse. An autopsy will be ordered, but a time frame on when the autopsy will be performed has not been established.