The prosecution announced that an investigation was opened to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of a 2-month old infant, who died just hours after being circumcised on the outskirts Bordeaux.
After a May 25th circumcision in Latresne (a town located on the right bank in the Bordeaux suburbs), the child died.
On Wednesday, an autopsy was conducted. "At this stage of investigations, there is not established link between circumcision and death of the child," stated the Bordeaux prosecutor's Office, verifying information from the newspaper. South West. He said that additional analyses are ongoing in toxicology, pathology, and other areas.
According to the same source, the investigation was opened to determine the cause of death. It will be entrusted by the Bouliac research brigade's gendarmes to verify that all hygiene conditions and rights to health were respected. Also, it will allow them to determine if any other legal qualifications should be applied to the facts.
The prosecution stated that "other circumcisions had taken place on the same day and there was no difficulty."