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updated 1:27 PM UTC, Dec 12, 2019

Father Arrested After Death of Infant Daughter in Melrose

  • Written by Tyler Bue
  • Published in News

A Melrose man has been arrested after the death of his infant daughter.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office reports a 911 call came in last Wednesday (9/4) from a woman saying that her infant daughter was dead. The child’s father, 32-year-old Armas Cravins II, was arrested yesterday for 2nd degree reckless homicide, 1 count of neglecting a child resulting in death, and 3 counts of neglecting a child.

The name of the child, and the mother are being withheld at this time, and the case is still under investigation by the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.

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