No Bail Reduction For Woman Charged In Dad’s Death

BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — A judge has refused to reduce the $300,000 cash bail set for a southern New Jersey woman accused of killing her father.

Kandice Dixey sought a lower bail during a court hearing Friday, where she was arraigned on murder charges. But the judge agreed with Cumberland County prosecutors who argued the 32-year-old Fairfield resident would be a flight risk if she made bail.

Authorities say the body of Michael Dixey, 61, was found this month in a shallow grave. The discovery came several days after relatives had reported him missing.

The day before the body was found, Kandice Dixey and her 24-year-old boyfriend, Norman Kacewich, were arrested in Elkton, Md., on theft charges related to the use of Michael Dixey’s credit card.

Kacewich is charged with desecration of human remains.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Baltimore

Track Weather On The Go With Our App!
Your Podcast Network Play.it

Listen Live