HAMPTON, Ark. (KARK) – Police in Hampton, Arkansas are investigating the death of a 3-year-old girl after she was found unresponsive inside a washing machine, KARK reported.
Police wouldn’t go into many details, but neighbors say the mother of the child had been asking people if they’d seen a “little blond-headed girl”.
Specific circumstances as to what led up to child actually being inside the top-loading washing machine are unclear.
“The circumstances surrounding it — it’s awful,” Hampton Police Chief Cole Knoedl said. “There’s really no way to put it into words. It’s one of the worst things that you ever have to see being a law-enforcement officer.”