Competency hearing ordered for man accused of killing Dawn Fital
Gregory Noack, 44, who is charged with open murder in the death of 45-year-old Dawn Marie Fital, made a brief appearance this afternoon in 14A District Court.
Chief 14A District Judge Kirk Tabbey ordered that a competency hearing be held and set Noack's next court date for Aug. 30.
An autopsy found Fital died of asphyxiation and also had head trauma. Fital was a mother of four and competitive pool player.
Noack continues to be held without bond.
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