Man charged with shooting at Wythe Co. Deputies to undergo competency evaluation

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WYTHE COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — Ricky Delk, the man who is charged with shooting at two Wythe County Sheriff’s Deputies on July 7, will undergo a competency evaluation.

Delk is a former Florida police officer who allegedly shot and injured two deputies after his wife call law enforcement over a domestic dispute.

Delk is charged with eight counts of attempted capital murder, eight counts of using a firearm in commission of a felony, and one count of discharging a firearm in an occupied dwelling.

He is expected back in court on Feb. 9, 2021.

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