Judge rules one of two men charged in triple homicide competent to stand trial

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – A judge rules one of two men charged in a triple homicide in Owensboro is competent to stand trial.

Cylar Shemwell was in Daviess County Court for a competency hearing.

He’s one of the men charged with three counts of murder and one count of assault for a triple homicide on Audubon Avenue in January.

Arnett Baines — the other defendant — faces the same murder charges.

Shemwell has another hearing scheduled for January 27th.

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(This story was originally published on October 21, 2019)

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