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Martin and Raquel Barreras expected in court for arraignment

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Martin and Raquel Barreraswill be in Pima County Superior Court this afternoon, they were the couplearrested in connection with the death of their three-year-old son.

According to the SuperiorCourt calendar, the Barreras will be in court today for their arraignment.  During the proceedings, the Barreras will beofficially charged, they will also be asked to enter a plea. 

Earlier in March theparents of three-year-old Roman Barreras were arrested, after the skeletalremains of the boy were found in a toy chest. This happened in a former home the couple and their children livedin. 

Investigators allegeRaquel starved the toddler to death and that Martin, the boy's father knewabout it but did nothing to stop it.

The couple will be inSuperior Court this afternoon about 1 p.m.

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