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Queens baby Alaia Baque died of abusive head trauma, medical examiner says

The death of a 5-month-old Queens girl has been ruled a homicide, the medical examiner’s office said.

Police said they responded to a call about an unresponsive infant at a Greenpoint Avenue apartment near 39th Street in Sunnyside at 8 a.m. Saturday. There, cops found 5-month-old Alaia Baque unresponsive.

Emergency personnel took the baby to Elmhurst General Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

A spokeswoman for the medical examiner said that Baque died of abusive head trauma.

Police said no arrests have been made but that they are interviewing the child’s parents.

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