WAGNER -- Authorities are investigating the death of a 3-year-old in Wagner that was reported earlier this week.

The death was reported to the Wagner Police Department between 1 and 1:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, Chief Tim Simonsen told The Daily Republic on Friday.

The investigation has been turned over to the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation. Tim Bormann, chief of staff for the Office of the Attorney General, which includes DCI, declined to comment while investigation is ongoing.