Katlyn Montgomery Obituary News – Cause of Death: North Carolina man arrested in murder of Bedford County woman; Who is Trenton Frye?
28-year-old Trenton Frye is charged with second-degree murder for the death of 28-year-old Katlyn Montgomery of Forest.
Montgomery was found to be unresponsive when Bedford County Sheriff’s deputies arrived on the scene on October 7 at Madison View Drive in Forest. When she arrived at Lynchburg General Hospital, she passed away the following day.
Frye was recognized as a suspect during a combined investigation by the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office and Federal Bureau of Investigation. He was apprehended in Greensboro, North Carolina, on October 20, 2022. He is awaiting return to Bedford through extradition.
Katlyn is the daughter of Lynchburg Sheriff’s Office secretary Crystal (Dede) Sale.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to notify dispatch at 540-586-7827 or Central Virginia Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900, or enter a tip online at p3tips.com, or use the P3TIPS app on your mobile device.