Man Charged In Death Of Daughter

A St. Croix County man is charged with 2nd-degree reckless homicide in the death of his three-month-old daughter.

The Sheriff's Department says 22-year-old Joshua Schaak, of Star Prairie, initially told investigators the baby bumped her head but later admitted to shaking the baby and forcefully handling her, which caused her to hit her head.

The baby was taken to the hospital on December 2nd and died two days later. Schaak is being held in the St. Croix County jail.


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