Chad Daybell faces new charges of conspiracy to conceal evidence

Posted at 8:17 AM, Jul 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-01 15:32:44-04

Chad Daybell is now facing a total of four felony charges after two new counts of conspiracy to conceal evidence were added Tuesday. The two previous counts were for evidence destruction or concealment.

Lori Vallow was also charged Tuesday on two counts of conspiracy to conceal evidence. She was arraigned on the new charges Tuesday.

Daybell is expected to appear in court Wednesday afternoon on the new charges at 1 p.m. He is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on August 3 and 4 on the previous charges. Daybell is being held in the Madison County Jail on $1 million bond.

As we reported, Rexburg Police discovered the remains of Joshua "JJ" Vallow and Tylee Rayn buried in Daybell's backyard on June 9.