Lukus Koch Sentenced to 20 Years For Fatal Child Abuse

Aug 29th @ 4:06 pm in News by Scott Staley

MONTROSE  -  An apologetic Lukus Koch stood before a judge today and was sentenced formally to 20 years in prison for fatal child abuse through criminal negligence.  The Daily Press reports that the sentence was based on a plea agreement that Koch accepted in July.  Both prosecutors and the defense agreed that Koch’s failure to get help for the baby Jesse, who was fatally injured while in his care, constituted aggravated neglect.  The child died of a blow to his abdomen causing massive internal bleeding….
Source: Montrose Daily Press