D.leB., suspect in the death of two-month-old Mark Reid Jr leaving court house – Photo TDH
PHILIPSBURG–D.leB., suspect in the death of two-month-old Mark Reid Jr., was led before the Judge of Instruction on Friday morning, April 5.
At the hearing, the Judge heard details of the crime and prosecutors requested that the suspect’s pre-trial detention be extended while they gathered more evidence and carried out their investigation. The Judge granted their request and ordered eight more days of pre-trial detention for D.leB.
When asked to comment, the suspect’s attorney Shaira Bommel told The Daily Herald it was too early in the investigation to comment.
D.leB. is the primary suspect in the baby’s death. He was arrested late Tuesday evening, April 2.