Myckle Hughes, facing murder charges, had a competency hearing on Monday in Mahoning County Court before Judge Durkin.
He was found competent and will go to trial in the Youngstown shooting death of 18-year old Sean Bell.
Police found Bell’s body in a car that crashed along Oak Street Extension in August of 2018. He had just graduated from Chaney High School and the Choffin Career Center.
Hughes was arrested a day later, charged with Bell’s murder.
He’s charged with murder, aggravated murder and aggravated robbery.
A pretrial hearing is scheduled for April 12.
Editor’s note: A previous version of this story had incorrect charges listed for Hughes. The story has been corrected to reflect his murder charges. We regret the error.