A 4-year-old boy was apparently beaten to death inside his Brooklyn home Wednesday, police said.
The boy, was not immediately identified, was in the care of his aunt in the Brownsville home on Rockaway Parkway when 911 was called at about 1:30 p.m.
Police said they don't believe the mother, who lived there with her son and sister, was home at the time.
When police arrived the aunt's boyfriend was also there.
The boy was pronounced dead inside the home. No charges had been filed as of Wednesday afternoon.