Lori Vallow appears in court in Kauai, Hawaii, on Friday, Feb. 21, 2020. | Pool photo
Case has spanned several states and touched on couple’s reported belief in ‘zombies’
REXBURG — The mother of two Idaho children whose remains were found after a monthslong search appeared in court Tuesday to answer new charges alleging she conspired with her husband to conceal or destroy evidence.
Prosecutors in Idaho’s Madison County filed the new charges against Lori Vallow Daybell late Monday, the latest turn in a case that has captured international attention.
They allege Daybell, 46, gave police false information when they questioned her in the search for her son, Joshua “JJ” Vallow, who was 7 years old at the time of his disappearance, and her daughter, Tylee Ryan, 17. Prosecutors say she urged her friend Melanie Gibb to do the same and did not produce the kids despite a court order.
So far, no one has been charged in the deaths of the children.
The kids’ remains were found at the rural Idaho home of Daybell’s husband, Chad Daybell, on June 9. He has pleaded not guilty to two charges of concealing or destroying evidence after police say he hid …read more
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