Ronald Schroeder Wiki – Ronald Schroeder Biography
Ronald Schroeder is a clown worker who has been charged with murdering his newborn daughter three decades ago. He was charged Wednesday with first-degree reckless homicide and child abuse, 30 years to the day of his 7-week-old daughter Catherine Schroeder’s death.
Ronald Schroeder is 51-year-old.
Catherine Schroeder died on Aug. 25, 1991. She wasn’t even two months old. When she was admitted to the hospital, the attending doctor believed she was the victim of the shaken baby syndrome, the criminal complaint says.
The doctor who later pronounced her dead indicated Catherine’s cause of death was trauma to the brain.
The next day, the assistant medical examiner concluded that Catherine died due to the shaken baby syndrome and suffered from battered child syndrome.
In July 1991, a child protection agent was assigned to investigate previous child abuse concerns involving Catherine, according to the criminal complaint.
Schroeder was also suspected of abusing two other children in 1997 and 2005, the complaint says.
On June 30, 2021, Dr. Brian Peterson, the chief medical examiner for Milwaukee County, conducted a review of the autopsy conducted on Catherine’s body.
Ronald Schroeder was charged in Milwaukee County with first-degree reckless homicide and physical abuse of a child.
Schroeder was also charged in Waukesha County on Wednesday with three counts of child abuse.
WISN 12 News first reported on Schroeder in 2017 when he was released from prison after being convicted in 2008 of sexually assaulting his adult ex-girlfriend after she passed out following a night of drinking.