9-year-old girl found dead at home in Clifton Heights

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A death investigation is underway in Clifton Heights after a nine-year-old girl was found dead Wednesday afternoon.

LMPD said officers were called to the home on Coleen Court just after 2 p.m.

The coroner’s office says Riqiya Smith was dead when officers arrived. Her manner and cause of death is still pending until an autopsy is performed.

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