Four-year-old’s death likely an accidental strangulation 20 Mar 17

Police have released more details about the medical call Saturday in Mankato that resulted in a 4-year-olds death. St. James preschooler Ryu Pena was unconscious when emergency crews arrived at Again Thrift and More Store. According to authorities, it appears Pena went into a dressing room unsupervised and his hood got stuck on a coat hanger. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner will make the final ruling on the cause of death when the investigation is finished. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help Pena’s family to take the boy to Texas for burial.