Ardmore police make arrest in death of an infant

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ARDMORE, OK -- Police in Ardmore are investigating the death of an infant.

Ardmore Police Captain Kevin Norris says that a two month old female was found in a car around 2:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon on the 600 block of 2nd Northeast.

Police believe that the child had been in the car since earlier Thursday morning.

Police tell us they are still in the early stages of their investigation, but they have made an arrest.

They say, 42-year-old Richard Chastain is expected to be charged with negligent homicide in the case.

Police are looking into whether or not Chastain was under the influence of intoxicants.

We'll continue to follow this story and will bring you more details as we get them.