Former Special Deputy Is Found Competent To Stand Trial

A former Harlan County Special Deputy charged with murder is found competent to stand trial.

Scott Moore is charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of 22-year-old Leslie Cox.

Police say Moore's gun went off during a struggle last year at Highsplint Lake hitting Cox in the head.

Police say Moore was trying to break up a crowd at the time of the shooting.

His pretrial hearing is set for October 3rd.

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