UPDATE: Missing 4-month-old confirmed dead in Southwest Ohio, father arrested

Posted at 5:17 PM, Aug 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-02 09:45:20-04

The 4-month-old infant who was reported missing in Southwest Ohio Sunday evening was confirmed dead Monday afternoon following a day long search.

Loveland police said that the Kaylynn Crawford's father reported her missing around 8:40 p.m. Sunday evening. He told police she was taken in the parking lot of a Dollar General store.

A representative from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation said that initial claim from the father was false. 

Following a state and nationwide search, Crawford's remains were found by the Little Miami River Monday afternoon. 

The Ohio Attorney General's Office confirmed that the father has been charged with murder. Charles Crawford will appear in court Tuesday. 

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