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Miles Bench Competency Trial

The man charged with killing a Velma teen back in 2012 is scheduled to start his competency trial on Monday.

Miles Bench is charged with First Degree Murder in the death of Braylee Henry.  Prosecutors said the 16 year old was killed after stopping to buy gas at the convenience store where the 23-year-old worked.  Her body was found in a pasture near the home Bench was living in at the time.

Defense attorney’s asked for the competency exam to see if he is fit to stand trial.

We will continue to follow this case and bring you any updates.
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