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Burned infant stable in local hospital; investigation continues

WICHITA — The 3-month-old girl who was hospitalized with serious burns early Wednesday morning remains stable today, police said.

Police were called to the 2600 block of East Grail, near Hillside and Harry, in southeast Wichita shortly before 2:15 a.m., authorities have said. The infant was taken to the burn unit of Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis for treatment.

The parents of the child have been questioned by investigators from the Exploited and Missing Child Unit, but no arrests have been made, Lt. Jeff Weible said. The case remains under investigation.

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