The parents of a three year old girl have been taken into custody for questioning in relation to her death at the St. Ann's Bay Hospital on Saturday.
The dead child is Athena Forbes of Bogue Village in Montego Bay, St. James.
It is reported that about 7:10 p.m., Athena was with her parents travelling from Montego Bay to Portland.
It is alleged that the child fell ill and was taken to the St. Ann's Bay Hospital.
The medical team reported that bruises and swelling were seen on her body.
The police were notified.
Athena later died.
A post mortem is to be conducted.