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Coroner investigators are responsible for obtaining information surrounding deaths reported to the Office of the Coroner. The Coroner's Office employs eight forensic medico-legal investigators who are specially trained in death investigation.  The investigations section operates twenty-four hours per day and can be reached at (937) 225-4156. Their duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Crime scene investigation
  • Medical record review
  • Subpoena of information
  • Courtroom testimony

Brandy Burchett - Chief Investigator

Brandy has been employed with the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office for the past 16 years. She has a B.S. in Social Behavior Science with a major in Criminology, and is a certified medicolegal death investigator from the American Board of Medicolegal Death Investigators (ABMDI).

Mike Clymer - Investigator

Mike is a retired Montgomery County Sheriff’s Deputy with 30 years of service. He was assigned to the Special Investigations Section for 18 years with 12 years in Violent Crimes.

Bob Gibbs - Investigator

Bob came to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office with 29 years in law enforcement.  He retired from the Huber Heights Police Department in 2014. He also served as a volunteer Firefighter and EMT for 19 years. 

Rob Hartman - Investigator

Rob had a 26-year career in law enforcement. He retired from the Huber Heights Police Department after working with the department for 13 years. He was an evidence technician for a large part of his career while working for both Huber Heights and Troy Police Departments.

Glen McIntosh - Investigator

Glen is a retired Major from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office with 28 years of service. Glen spent over 4 years as an Investigator in the Montgomery County Cold Case Task Force before becoming a Coroner’s Investigator. Glen is a graduate of the 230th session of the FBI National Academy.

Becky Rose - Investigator

Becky came to the Coroner's Office after retiring with 27 years of service with the Dayton Police Department. She was assigned to the Homicide Squad for the last six years prior to her retirement.

Jonathan Seiter - Investigator

Jonathan retired as a Sergeant from the Dayton Police Department with 30 years of service. He worked as a traffic crash reconstructionist assigned to the Crash Reconstruction Unit for the 20 years.

Craig Stiver - Investigator

Jeff Trego - Investigator

Jeff retired as a Detective Sergeant with the City of Riverside Police Department after 34 years of service. He was assigned to Investigative Services for 25 years as a Detective and a Supervisor.

Jim Fannin - Investigator

Jim transferred to the Coroner's Office from the Butler Township Police Department after twelve years of service. He also worked seven years with the Englewood Police Department and thirteen years with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office. Jim retired in 2019, but returned at the end of the year in a part-time capacity.