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Three-year-old found dead had no signs of trauma, autopsy says

(Steve Crump | WBTV) (Steve Crump | WBTV)
MORGANTON, NC (WBTV) -

A Morganton three-year-old found dead on a porch Wednesday morning had no signs of trauma, according to an autopsy.

Deputies found the child dead in the 1200 block of Hopewell Road after a motorist called around 7:45 a.m. Wednesday morning to report what they thought was a child lying on the front porch of a home.

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The Burke County Sheriff’s Office says toxicology and other tests won’t be available for approximately two weeks.

The child's name has not been released. 

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