Lori Vallow is facing new charges in connection with the death of her children — just weeks after their bodies were discovered on her husband’s property.
Lori Vallow’s now-deceased brother helped lead authorities to the remains of her missing children, according to newly released court documents.
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KUTV reports human remains were found Tuesday on Chad Daybell’s property in Rexburg, Idaho, police confirmed on Tuesday. The remains have not been identified.
Newly released police body camera footage shows Lori Vallow’s ex-husband Charles telling authorities he believed she had “lost her mind,” months before he was shot to death and their children went missing. The Gilbert, Arizona police footage, dated January 31, 2019, shows Charles Vallow telling officers he was unable to get in touch with his children — JJ and Tylee — and that he was concerned his ex-wife posed a threat to himself and them.
Lori Vallow’s mother is “positive” her daughter has not done anything to hurt her missing children.
“I’m positive beyond any doubt that she hasn’t harmed those kids,” Janis Cox told CBS News in a new interview.
Vallow remains behind bars on a $1 million bond after she was arrested on felony charges of desertion in connection with her missing daughter Tylee Ryan, 17, and adopted son Joshua “JJ” Vallow, 7.
Neither of the children has been seen since September—but Vallow’s mother insists her daughter is devoted to her kids.
Idaho children Joshua “JJ” Vallow, 7, and his sister Tylee Ryan, 17, remain missing, and no one is more astounded than their family members, especially big brother Colby Ryan. He spoke to Dateline in a new interview, and voiced frustration with the woman at the center of it all: his mother, Lori Vallow Daybell.
“Like, how do you not produce the kids?” he said. “That’s the whole reason you’re in jail in the first place right now.”
Lori Vallow is still trying to get out from behind bars, where she’s being held after failing to produce her children months after they disappeared.
A judge on Friday reduced bail to $1 million for the mother of two missing children after her lawyer contended at her first hearing in Idaho that the amount had been set too high because of media attention.
Authorities are urging anyone who visited the national park on Sept. 8 to look back through photographs for clues that might lead to information on J.J. Vallow and Tylee Ryan’s whereabouts
A woman was expected to be sent from Hawaii to Idaho on Wednesday to face charges in the disappearance of her young son and teenage daughter.
The Idaho mom’s niece is a member of a “cult” whose members were “killed off like flies,” ex claims. Vallow has also been accused of holding doomsday beliefs.
Investigators are considering searching inside Yellowstone National Park for missing Idaho teen Tylee Ryan, sources close to the investigation told CBS News. Ryan, 17, and her 7-year-old brother Joshua “JJ” Vallow haven’t been seen since September.
The mother of two missing children has been arrested by police officers in Hawaii on a warrant issued by Madison County, Idaho, according to a statement from law enforcement.
Lori Vallow, the mother of the two Idaho children missing since September, allegedly believed she was a god and married self-published author, Chad Daybell, who wrote dozens of books on apocalyptic events and near-death experiences.
Police in Idaho have found a cellphone belonging to 17-year-old Tylee Ryan, who, along with her 7-year-old adopted brother, JJ Vallow, hasn’t been seen since September, a source close to the investigation told CBS News. It appears her phone was found in Hawaii with her mother, Lori Vallow, who has been considered a person of interest in the case.