MIAMI - Homicide detectives are continuing to investigate the death of a toddler who was found in a drainage ditch near her mother's home.
The child's body was found hours after she went missing on Saturday in Florida City, Fla.
Police said Maria Neveah Johnson was a week shy of her second birthday.
The Miami Herald reports the toddler was rushed Homestead Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
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No arrests have been made.
The Herald reports the child was being watched by the mother's boyfriend when she went missing.
Neighbors joined in a frantic search for the child.
No further details were immediately available.
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