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Law enforcement officers walk around a vacant house, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Port Clinton, Ohio. where the body of Harley Dilly, 14, was found inside the chimney. The teen had been missing for more than three weeks. (Jeremy Wadsworth/The Blade via AP)

Teen dead in chimney was missing 2 days before first report

Jan. 22, 2020 12:47 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio teenager who police believe got accidentally trapped in the chimney of a vacant home and who was found dead after a three-week search was not reported missing by his family until nearly two days after they last saw him, according to police records. The boy's father told police...

Port Clinton Police Chief Rob Hickman talks Harley Dilly, 14, who has been missing since Dec. 20. during a press conference Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Port Clinton, Ohio Police say the body of Dilly, who had been missing for more than three weeks, was found stuck in a chimney of a vacant home in his neighborhood. (Jeremy Wadsworth/The Blade via AP)

Teen missing for weeks found dead in vacant home's chimney

Jan. 14, 2020 2:57 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A three-week-long search for a missing Ohio teenager who was last seen walking to school ended after authorities announced Tuesday they found his body trapped inside the chimney of a vacant house near his home. Authorities said 14-year-old Harley Dilly's death is currently being...