A judge ruled Friday that a 22-year-old man charged with killing 10 people at a Colorado supermarket earlier this year is mentally incompetent to stand trial and ordered him to be treated at the state mental hospital.
Experts have found a man charged with killing 10 people at a Colorado supermarket earlier this year is mentally incompetent to proceed in the case, attorneys said during a court hearing Friday.
A judge on Friday ordered 22-year-old Ahmad Al Aliwi Alissa to be treated at the state mental hospital to see if he can be made well enough to face prosecution.
What people are saying?
benezer Greenfield How not to expect mass shootings like this with weapons being sold to anyone online and in stores dedicated to them, it’s very likely to see more since hatred is something innate among human beings.
John D Crane Incompetence generally means he isn’t able to understand the nature of the proceedings or isn’t able to assist in his own defense in a rational manner. But, with therapy / meds / training, competency may be achieved or restored; then he could be tried.