Coroner rules accidental drowning in 7-month-old case

Dayton Police investigate the death of a 7-month-old on Wentworth Avenue. (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Montgomery County Coroner’s Office released the cause of death after a 7-month-old was found dead in a bathtub.

Officers arrived at the apartment in the 2700 block of Wentworth Avenue in Dayton Tuesday, December 5 when they found 7-month-old Ja’Coreyaa Nichols in a bathtub.

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The coroner released the cause of death which ruled the 7-month-old’s death as an accidental drowning.

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