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Mental Health Evaluation Set For Teen Suspected Of Killing Jail Guard

By: The Associated Press Email
By: The Associated Press Email

A mental health evaluation has been scheduled for a 15-year-old boy charged with killing a Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska jail guard. Dylan Cardeilhac will be brought to Papillion for the screening later this month.

The Torrington, Wyoming teen has pleaded not guilty to a murder charge in the slaying of 24-year-old Amanda Baker on February 14th. Authorities say he lured Baker into his jail cell and then pounced on her, strangling her from behind.


Amanda Baker

Sixteen-year-old Guy Eagle Elk of Lisco, Nebraska is facing an aiding and abetting first-degree assault charge in Baker's death.

Cardeilhac was jailed for robbing a Mitchell, Nebraska convenience store last December. He plead guilty last week and sentencing was scheduled for May 22nd.


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