Akron Police investigate death of 17-month-old baby

The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office along with the Akron Police Department are investigating the death of a 17-month-old baby.

The child, Patrick Nicholas Lerch, was found unresponsive in his crib on Sunday, February 26th.  He was taken to Akron Children's Hospital where he was later pronounced dead at 11:17 pm Sunday.

An autopsy was performed Monday, the results have yet to be released.

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