Baby found dead in car in Fort Myers

FORT MYERS — A baby was found dead in the back of a car in Fort Myers after her father reportedly forgot about her.

Police say Reginald McKinnon picked his daughter Payton up from daycare Monday morning and took her to a doctor’s appointment. The appointment reportedly ran long, and McKinnon went back to work, forgetting that his daughter was in the back of his car.

When McKinnon left work several hours later, he discovered Payton dead in the car.

Authorities are continuing to investigate.

No charges have been filed.