- On Monday, June 29, Meyer Willkom, of Plover, was taken into custody and transported to Portage Co. Jail pending charges of 1st degree reckless homicide.
The charges against the 34 year-old man are related to the death of a 6 month old infant who was in the care of Willkom on June 20.
Willkon is the boyfriend of the infant's mother and not the biological father.
An autopsy was performed on the infant and determined that the cause of death was not due to natural causes.
Both Willkom and the infant's mother have been cooperative during the investigation.
The investigation remains ongoing.
Written By: Maya Reese