Update: 12:50 p.m.: The Boston Globe’s Eric Moskowitz tweeted that an agreement has been reached in the custody case involving Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy’s 5-year-old granddaughter, Arianna:
Martel family lawyer: Martels will have guardianship of 5 year old Arianna; Remys will have visitation rights.— Eric Moskowitz (@GlobeMoskowitz) March 25, 2014
Remy and his wife, Phoebe, were seeking custody of the child, as were the maternal grandparents, Brian and Patricia Martel.
The Remys’ son, Jared, is awaiting trial for the murder of the Martels’ daughter, Jennifer Martel, Arianna’s mother.
Arianna Remy has been in the custody of the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families, according to the Boston Globe.
Jared Remy was the subject of an extensive March 24 Globe article which detailed his lengthy record of abuse and the leniency he received through the Massachusetts criminal justice system.
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