Claiborne County Sheriff Bob Brooks said today that an active investigation is pending involving the death of a 4-month-old child from the Cave Springs community in Claiborne County.

Claiborne 911 dispatch said a call came in at 1:20 p.m. Monday  that an infant was not breathing.

Emergency personnel arrived on scene and administered CPR. The child could not be revived, authorities said.

Investigators processed the scene and conducted interviews.

Brooks expressed his remorse at the tragedy.