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Person in custody in death of 1-year-old Mo. boyPolice take person into custody in disappearance, death of 1-year-old Missouri boy; no charges
AFFTON, Mo. (AP) ' A person has been taken into custody in connection with the death of a 1-year-old boy whose body was found near a St. Louis County cemetery.
Police say in a news release that the person was taken into custody early Wednesday in the disappearance and death of Tyler Dasher.
The person has not been booked into jail and police say no further information will be released until the prosecuting attorney reviews the investigation.
Tyler was reported missing from his home in Affton, about 10 miles southwest of St. Louis, around 11 a.m. Tuesday. His mother, Shelby Dasher, told police she overslept that morning and discovered him gone from his crib when she awoke.
Tyler's body was discovered Tuesday afternoon near a cemetery, about a mile from home.
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