Eagan police investigating death of 3-year-old boy

The Eagan Police Department is investigating the death of a three-year-old boy who died June 7.

Zayden Lawson

Eagan officers responded to a call of an unresponsive boy at about 3 p.m. June 7 on Oak Ridge Circle in Eagan where they were joined by the Eagan Fire Department and Health East Paramedics

They attempted lifesaving measures on the child who was identified as Zayden Ace Lawson.

Lawson was transported to United Hospital where doctors were unable to revive him. A preliminary investigation indicted the Lawson was subjected to blunt force trauma. 

The investigation is being treated as a homicide. 

No arrests have been made, but the Eagan Police Department stated there is no threat to the community. 

Anyone who might have information on this case is asked to contact the Eagan Police Department at 651-675-5700. 

This remains an active and ongoing investigation. The Eagan Police Department will release further information if it becomes available.