Defendant in Truman Veterans Hospital homicide to remain in jail pending evaluation

Thursday, May 30, 2013 | 4:47 p.m. CDT; updated 5:52 p.m. CDT, Thursday, May 30, 2013

COLUMBIA — The defense attorney for a man accused of killing a fellow patient at Truman Veterans Hospital in February withdrew his motion to transfer his client to a Missouri Department of Corrections mental health facility.