DA: Principal accused of killing her husband is released without formal charges filed against her

Leslie Chance worked at Fairview Elementary School

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The arraignment hearing for Leslie Chance, the elementary school principal accused by the Kern County Sheriff's Office of killing her husband, has been delayed, according to the District Attorney's office.

Officials from the Kern County Sheriff's Office said evidence shows Leslie Janea Chance shot Todd Chance to death.

The arraignment hearing to bring charges against Leslie Chance was postponed pending further investigation by the KCSO.

Leslie Chance was released from the Lerdo pre trial facility at about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday evening.

The KCSO investigation is continuing.

A field worker found Chance's body on a dirt road near Noriega just east of Enos Lane August 25.

Read the original story of Leslie Chance's arrest here: http://bit.ly/15wejT0

Leslie Chance was arrested August 29. Leslie Chance is the principal at Fairview Elementary School.

Todd Chance will be buried on Wednesday in Shafter.

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