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Coroner ID's 16-month-old found unresponsive in Ridgecrest

Posted at 5:30 PM, Feb 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-06 18:39:28-04

UPDATE (April 06, 2018 3:45 p.m.): The Kern County Coroner has identified the 16-month-old taken to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital after being found unresponsive as Tayden Lee Rogers. 

A postmortem exam was conducted to determine the cause and manner of death of Rogers, however, they are pending further studies, according to the coroner. 

Rogers was found unresponsive, and died on Feb. 16th. 

Homicide detectives were called to investigate the death of Rogers.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Kern County Sheriff's Office at (661) 861-3110.