Josiah Lamarr Jones, DOB: 9-7-95, appeared in
Jefferson County District Court on March 6, 2018 where he pled guilty in
the death of his three-month-old daughter,
Naomi Jones. Josiah Jones pled guilty to a class two felony, Child Abuse
Resulting in Death less than a week before his trial was set to begin.
On March 3, 2016 Lakewood police were called
to 5353 W. 16th where they found Naomi Jones unresponsive. She was transported to Denver Health Medical
Center and then transferred to Childrens’ Hospital Colorado. She died on March
The infant suffered severe injuries including
intracranial hemorrhage, skull fracture, bilateral subdural hematoma, and
traumatic brain injury.
Josiah Jones was the sole caregiver for the
child. He will be sentenced on April 10
at 10:00 and faces a prison sentence of 16-32 years.