Teen charged in brother's slaying competent to stand trial

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio teenager charged as an adult for the killing of his younger brother last year after an argument over Halloween candy has been ruled competent to stand trial.

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Prosecutors seek to charge 14-year-old as adult in slaying

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) — A Juvenile Court judge in northwest Ohio has ordered a 14-year-old boy to undergo mental and background evaluations to determine whether he should face adult charges in the fatal shooting of his 14-year-old cousin.

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