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Nevada City Suspect’s Competency In Doubt

Legal proceedings for a Nevada City man facing numerous violent charges, stemming from several incidents earlier this year, have been suspended, for now. Nevada County District Attorney Jesse Wilson says the judge has granted a request from the defense attorney, doubting the mental competency of 49-year-old Allyn Charpentier…

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Wilson says Charpentier will now be evaluated by several medical experts, with an update scheduled for September 27th. He says it all began on May 8th in North San Juan…

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The victim was a former girlfriend who eventually escaped. A few days later, Wilson says Charpentier was alleged to have gone into someone’s home, committed a robbery, and stole that person’s car. And then in June he was reported to have gone into someone else’s home and stole various items, including a vehicle. He was later spotted in that vehicle and taken into custody.

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