Mother, infant found dead inside burned home

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky state police said a woman and her
7-week-old son were found inside a burned home in Pike County.

Police said the fire was reported around 4 a.m. Saturday morning
in McCarr, about 40 miles northeast of Pikeville.

Police and firefighters found 26-year-old Heather Smith and her
baby, Ethan Smith, inside. Police said in a release that foul play
is not suspected at this time.

Autopsies are pending and the cause of the fire is under

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