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Loretto Kyle Alegria

Trial set for child murder suspect who is finally deemed competent

An Ajo man accused of raping and killing a little girl nearly four years ago has finally been deemed competent to stand trial, but whether he or not he is eligible for the death penalty is still up for debate.

February 27, 2013 10:38 am

Suspect in child slaying deemed unfit for trial

After hearing hours and hours of testimony from several doctors over several days, Judge Deborah Bernini has declared Loretto "Kyle" Alegria mentally unfit to stand trial.

May 09, 2012 3:48 pm

Ajo man faces third mental evaluation in girl's killing

An Ajo man suspected of raping and murdering a 7-year-old girl must undergo a third mental health evaluation because two doctors have split on whether he is mentally competent to stand trial.

September 19, 2011 4:00 pm

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