Alleged Murder In Montague

MONTAGUE, Calif. — A Northern California woman is dead, and her husband is in jail on murder and domestic violence charges.

Lukes Ladewig is being held without bail in the Siskiyou County Jail. Police say on Wednesday morning, they responded to Ladewig’s home in Montague, with a report that his 30-year-old wife was seriously injured. She was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening and died Thursday morning.

The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office says anyone experiencing domestic violence of any kind or someone who knows someone who is should contact the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center 24 hours a day at 841-2900.

Another valuable resource for victims of domestic violence is the Siskiyou County Domestic Violence Crisis Center (SCDVCC), which can be contacted 24 hours a day, toll free, at their confidential hotline number 1-877-842-4068.