LAWRENCEVILLE Ga. -- The body of a 10-year-old girl was found in a trash can Saturday morning.

Gwinnett County investigators are on the scene at the Coventry Pointe Apartments on Veranda Chase Drive.

Authorities responded to the scene after receiving a 911 call from the girl's father, who was threatening to commit suicide. According to police, the father said his daughter had died after drinking "poison".

The father has been taken in for questioning.