Emma Sweet Death – 2-year-old girl discovered in an Indiana river was ruled a homicide

By | January 7, 2022

Emma Sweet Death, According to online Obituary, – The death of a 2-year-old girl discovered in an Indiana river was ruled a homicide by drowning, autopsy results show.

The Bartholomew County Coroner’s Office has determined that Emma Sweet — who went missing on Thanksgiving Day and was found deceased three days later — died from “complications of hypothermia and asphyxia due to drowning,” PEOPLE confirms.

“No actions were taken by her adult caregiver to rescue Emma Sweet from the dangerous environment and this inaction resulted in her death,” the Bartholomew County Sheriff alleged in a statement, “and thus the manner of death is homicide.”