Milo man sentenced to 25 years in jail for killing toddler son

The Workplace of the Maine Lawyer Common says a Milo man has been sentenced to 25 years in jail and 6 years of probation for killing his 1-month-old son.

Reginald Melvin was initially charged with wicked indifference homicide in reference to the loss of life of his son, Sylus Melvin, in August 2021.

He pleaded responsible to home violence manslaughter on Thursday.