Police investigating after 7-month-old baby reportedly drowns in bathtub


DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - Dayton Police are investigating after a seven-month-old baby was found dead inside a residence on Wentworth Avenue.

Dayton Police can't release much information at this time, except that detectives with the Special Victims Unit are awaiting autopsy results.

According to the Montgomery County Coroner's office, the baby has been identified as Ja'Coreyaa Nichols, a black female. Dispatchers with Montgomery County say officers responded to the residence on Wentworth on a report that the baby had drowned in a bathtub.

An autopsy will be performed tomorrow, the coroner's office says.

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