The woman accused of randomly stabbing four people at a West Hollywood Target last May has been found mentally incompetent to stand trial.
Layla Rosette Trawick was charged May 5 with four counts of attempted murder and five counts of assault with a deadly weapon in connection with the May 3 attacks. She brought knives with her to the Target in the 7100 block of Santa Monica Boulevard and started running through aisles stabbing customers.
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Trawick was sent to Patton State Hospital after two psychiatrists agreed that she was incompetent, according to Jane Robison of the District Attorney's Office.
Family said she has a history of mental illness and lost custody of her son.
Incompetence is generally defined as the inability to understand the charges or assist in one's own defense.
-With reporting from City News Service. Got news? Email us.