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Man ruled incompetent to stand trial in Christmas Eve killing of sister

Joseph Green in court

MADISON (WKOW) -- There will be no trial for a man accused of shooting and killing his sister on Christmas Eve -- for now.

Joseph Green, 57, was ruled incompetent during a court hearing today and will not stand trial.

Green is charged with killing his older sister, Sheila Green. Police say Green shot her 15 times at a home on Midvale Boulevard on Dec. 24, 2019.

A criminal complaint says Green called 9-1-1 and told dispatchers his sister needed an ambulance.

He was arrested a short time later at his apartment.

Green will either receive treatment or be committed to a mental health facility

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