Lori Vallow, who was charged with murder in the deaths of her two children. It was ordered by a judge on Tuesday. Refer to a mental health facility.
In May, Vallow was declared mentally unfit to go to trial in order to cover up the evidence she was facing.
A state ruling to dispute the findings is scheduled for June 16, but prosecutors filed a motion to withdraw the race on Friday in a statement of commitment.
Vallow will pledge oversight to the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. “for appropriate care and treatment in a medical facility” for a period of not more than 90 days, the order said.
Her mental state will be assessed at the beginning of treatment and at regular intervals, respectively. Progress reports will determine whether she is fit to take action in the case.
Vallow was assessed in March on an order by a judge in Idaho last month to continue the prosecution. Psychologists conducted an assessment, which “decided that at this time The defendant had no ability to proceed. and recommends rehabilitation,” Judge Steven Boyce wrote in the order.
Many people close to Wallow raised red flags about her bizarre doomsday beliefs and state of mind.
The latest verdict could influence the murder case against her.
Vallow and Daybell were indicted last month on first-degree murder and other charges. In the deaths of her children, Joshua “JJ” Vallow and Tylee Ryan were 7 and 16 respectively when they were last seen in September 2019. Daybell was also indicted on first-degree murder and insurance fraud. in the death of his then wife Tammy Daybell.
He pleaded not guilty Wednesday to the murder charges. He is scheduled to appear in court again on June 23.