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Competency hearing ordered for McKenzie

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ST. IGNACE, MI--   A St. Ignace man accused of shooting and killing his father will undergo an exam to determine his competency.  

Richard Allen McKenzie Jr., 53, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder and felony firearms.  He allegedly shot through his 75-year-old father’s house and barn in St. Ignace Township October 24.  The father died of his injuries. 

A preliminary hearing for McKenzie was held Wednesday in Mackinac County District Court, at which time the competency hearing was ordered.