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Chad Daybell is now in custody at the Ada County Maximum Security Jail

IDAHO FALLS – Chad Daybell is now in custody at the maximum security prison in Kuna.

Transfer records from the Idaho Department of Corrections show Daybell entered the prison at 9:34 a.m. on June 3, according to KIVI.

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This comes two days after a jury ruled that Daybell should be sentenced to death for the murders of his first wife and his second wife’s two youngest children. The jury found him guilty on all counts last Thursday.

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Daybell is the Gem State’s ninth inmate on death row.

Idaho law allows execution by lethal injection or firing squad, although executions by firing squad have never been used in the state.

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Both Daybell and his new wife, Lori Vallow Daybell, were charged with multiple counts of murder, conspiracy and grand theft in connection with the deaths of Vallow Daybell’s two youngest children, 7-year-old Joshua “JJ” Vallow and 16-year-old. ..old Tylee Ryan. They were also charged with conspiracy and murder for the death of Daybell’s first wife, Tammy Daybell.

Lori Vallow was sentenced to three life terms in July 2023 by District Judge Steven Boyce. She remains in Maricopa County, Arizona awaiting trial to answer charges related to the deaths of her fourth husband, Charles Vallow, and former cousin. Brandon Boudreaux. She has denied being guilty of the charges.

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In February, Judge Justin Beresky set the trial start date for August 1, but said it may be delayed due to the amount of evidence.

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