A Columbus man's court case in Muskingum County can move forward after a hearing Monday in Common Pleas Court.
In front of Judge Mark Fleegle, both the Muskingum County Prosecutor's Office and Nicholas Hale's attorney agreed to the evaluation report of the Forensic Diagnostic Center of District Nine Incorporated.
The report shows that Hale is competent to stand trial.
Hale is charged with several counts of aggravated burglary, felonious assault and kidnapping. He also...