Mental Evaluation for Man facing 1st Degree Murder



By Benito Baeza

Burley (KMVT)-A Burley man facing 1st degree murder charges will undergo mental evaluation. The lawyer for 29 year old José Antonio Lara entered a motion to do so. According to the motion Lara appears to be developmentally disabled. It also states he cannot read or write and doesn't understand the proceedings against him. Lara stands accused of strangling his 25 year old wife Joann Lyn .

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