Evaluation Ordered

By: KCTN News
Apr 2nd, 2018

An Elkader man charged in a fatal traffic accident will undergo a psychiatric evaluation. 20-year old Korey Doeppke is charged with two counts of homocide by intoxicated use of a vehicle in connection with a two-vehicle accident that killed two teenage passengers, and injured two others. The Telegraph Herald reports that Defense Attorney Christopher Walch requested the evaulation order and is questioning Doeppke's competency to stand trial. Judge John Bauercamper ordered Doeppke to be taken to the Medical Classification Center in Coralville for the evaulation.