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Past complaints at Moorhead home where baby lived raise questions

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By Kyle Potter / The Forum

MOORHEAD – Police here visited Andrew Sandstrom’s home three times to check on the welfare of his children in the three years before he left his 5-month-old daughter in a hot van here last week, killing the baby girl and prompting prosecutors to file a charge of manslaughter against the 24-year-old father.

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The prior contact police had with the family raises the question: What, if anything, could officials have done to intervene earlier?

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