WCBE

Leif Mortensen

A Franklin County judge has ruled a man has dementia and is incompetent to stand trial for killing his wife last February.

The Columbus man charged with killing his wife on February 13th and attempting to take his own life has pleaded not guilty.

Bond is set at 500-thousand dollars for the elderly North side man charged with killing his wife last week.

Columbus police have charged an elderly North side man with killing his wife on Wednesday.