Watrous RCMP is investigating the circumstances around the death of a four-year-old child on Wednesday.

RCMP received a report of an injured child in Watrous at about 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 19. 

According to police, officers found the child in medical distress and EMS declared the child deceased. The family of the victim has been notified and Victim Services is providing support to the family.

RCMP is not releasing the name of the child or any other identifying details.

Saskatchewan RCMP's Major Crime Unit is investigating the death. Anyone with information is asked to call Saskatchewan RCPM at 310-RCMP or anonymous tips can be submitted by contacting Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.saskcrimestoppers.com.