Man charged with grabbing 3 teenage girls ruled incompetent

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WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A man charged with grabbing three teenage girls walking to school in Worcester has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial. The Telegram & Gazette (http://bit.ly/2wGCexb ) reports that a judge Tuesday ruled that 24-year-old Fredy Cruz was incompetent and sent him to a mental health facility for a 40-day observation. […]
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