Oshkosh father found guilty of causing infant son's death

January 14, 2020

OSHKOSH An Oshkosh father has been convicted of causing his infant son's death.

Cory Lyons, 29, pleaded no contest Monday to first-degree reckless homicide in the Nov. 29, 2018, death of his 7-week-old son.

A criminal complaint says Lyons admitted he was frustrated by the baby's crying and shook the child five or six times. The complaint says a CT scan at the hospital revealed the child suffered a brain injury which led to the infant's death.

Sentencing is scheduled for March 26, WLUK-TV reported.


Associated Press