A request for a third round of competency tests for murder defendant Miles Bench was denied.
Miles Bench has already twice been determined competent to stand trial for the murder of 16-year-old Braylee Henry.
Miles Bench is charged in the death of Braylee Henry.
A jury decided Thursday that a former store clerk is competent to stand trial for the death of a young Velma teen.
A competency trial in Stephens County is now underway for a man accused of murdering a teenage girl.
A convenience store clerk is in custody Thursday night in connection
to the murder of a 16 year old Velma teen who went to the store and
never came home.
Stephens County authorities say a stabbing death in the Velma community yesterday appears to be a case of justifiable homicide...but the man now faces other charges.