Sumpter Township Couple Arraigned and Remanded To Jail

Defendants Candice Renea Diaz and Brad Edward Fields, the Sumpter Township mother and her boyfriend charged with Felony Murder, Second Degree Murder, Torture and Child Abuse First Degree* in connection with the January 1, 2018 death of four-year-old Gabrielle Barrett, were transported back to Sumpter Township Police Department on January 19, 2018.

The couple was arraigned and remanded to jail on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Their Probable Cause Hearing is on January 31, 2018 and the Preliminary Examination is on February 7, 2018, both at 9:00 a.m. in 34th District Court.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.