Wheeler rules Warren Stone incompetent to stand trial, dismisses murder charge
By Jonna Spelbring Priester
Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at 8:00 pm
Warren Stone held up his hands, twisting his cuffed wrists in the air. “I’m leaving,” he told other inmates from the Carroll County Detention Center.
Six weeks after the hearing to determine Stone’s competency, Henry County District Court Judge Diana E. Wheeler ruled that the 57-year old mentally retarded Eminence man was indeed not fit to stand trial for the Feb. 29, 2008 murder of his mother, Maralyn Burchett.
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