Iowa teen competent to stand trial in foster brother's death, 2 experts testify
Posted: Thursday, April 17, 2014 12:00 am
LOGAN, Iowa — Two mental health professionals who examined a teenager charged with killing his 5-year-old foster brother testified Wednesday that, though the youth is emotionally immature, they think he is competent to stand trial.
Whether Cody Metzker-Madsen, 18, does stand trial on a charge of first-degree murder in the death of Dominic Elkins remains to be seen.
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