3-year-old boy found dead at Dayton home ID’d

UPDATE @ 10:28 a.m. (April 17):

The 3-year-old believed to have died at a residence on Alaska Street Monday has been identified as Trace Montgomery.

An autopsy has been completed on the child, however the results are listed as pending, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.

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We’ve requested additional information on the investigation from the Dayton Police Department, but have not heard back.


A death investigation is underway for a 3-year-old boy who is believed to have died at a residence in the 400 block of Alaska Street.

An autopsy likely is to be performed Tuesday, a Montgomery County Coroner's investigator said Monday night. He declined to get into any details about a possible preliminary cause or manner of death.

A sergeant with Montgomery County Regional Dispatch said a caller from the Alaska Street address, which went to 9-1-1 at 10:22 a.m. Monday, stated the child was a nephew.

No other information was available. We are working to bring you more details.

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