Skip to Content

Man arrested in connection with baby’s death


MENOMONIE (WQOW) - Police in Menomonie arrested a man for 1st degree reckless homicide.

Jonathan Scott Lucas, 28, Menomonie was taken into custody Monday for the death of six-week old Daemyn Michael Lucas.

Shortly before midnight on February 19 Menomonie police were called to a report of a disorderly male, later identified as Jonathan Lucas, at a residence on 4th Avenue North. He let officers into the apartment, where they found the baby boy. He was not breathing and had no pulse. Efforts to revive him were unsuccessful.

An autopsy indicated the cause of his death was homicide. The investigation is still underway.

Jonathan Lucas is being held in the Dunn County Jail.

Keith Edwards

Keith Edwards is the 5, 6 and 10 p.m. anchor at News 18.

Keith grew up in the Village of Lake Hallie, attending Chippewa Falls schools where he started pursuing his broadcasting education.

Skip to content