SPOKANE, Wash. — A 2-year-old Spokane County girl whose death is being investigated as a homicide has been identified.

The Spokane County Medical Examiner says Adalynn Hoyt died of injuries to her abdomen.

Spokane sheriff’s deputies are investigating her death as a homicide. She died Monday afternoon in a home.

Detectives initially searched the home to help determine what led to the girl’s death. They found several ounces of methamphetamine, some heroin and a handgun inside the home, prompting a second search warrant.

The girl’s three siblings have been place with state child protective services.

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