STOCKTON SPRINGS — Maine State Police arrested 35-year-old Jessica Williams Wednesday, June 23, and charged her with murder in connection with the death of her 3-year-old son.

According to police, Williams, along with her mother, took her son, Maddox Williams, to Waldo County General Hospital Sunday, June 20. The boy died at the hospital and police were notified Sunday about the incident.

The state medical examiner ruled the death a homicide. Detectives and evidence technicians have been working since Sunday conducting interviews and investigating the circumstances of the boy’s death.

Williams was arrested by detectives at her mother’s house in Stockton Springs and taken to the Waldo County Jail.

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